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Table 3 Prevalence of long QT interval in cirrhotic patients and in patients with significant fibrosis (FIB-4 ≥ 1.45)

From: Prevalence of prolonged QT interval in patients with HCV-related chronic liver disease

  Long (QTc) Normal (QTc) P value
No. (%) 57 (6.5%) 817 (93.5%)  
Liver status Cirrhotic liver 18 (31.6%) 94 (11.5%) < 0.005
FIB-4 score > 1.45 44 (77.2%) 464 (56.8%) 0.003
  1. QTc corrected QT interval for heart rate using Bazett’s formula