Table 1: Subject characteristics of 129 children who received a liver transplant (LT) between January 1999-December 2008.

Variable

n

 

 

Diagnosis requiring LT, n (%)

Cholestatic liver disease 73 (57)

Metabolic disease 11 (9)

Tumor 13 (10)

Immune mediated 10 (8)

Acute liver failure 22 (17)

 

 

 

 

Mean SE

Std Dev

Age at Tx (yrs)

129

6.01 0.5

5.66

Height z-score

111

-0.60 0.19

2.03

Weight z-score

129

-0.50 0.14

1.63

Infection Rate

128

1.12 0.13

1.51

Length of Stay (days)

129

38.09 3.49

36.99