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Table 1 Baseline Patient Characteristics

From: Efficacy of consensus interferon in treatment of HbeAg-positive chronic hepatitis B: a multicentre, randomized controlled trial

Characteristic CIFN group
(n = 72)
IFN-alpha group
(n = 72)
Age, years (mean ± S.D.) 24.8 ± 7.1 27.5 ± 5.4
Female, n (%) 28 (38.9) 23 (31.9)
Case history, years (mean ± S.D.) 6.3 ± 1.1 5.9 ± 1.3
ALT level (mean ± S.D.) 194.18 ± 84.00 191.61 ± 89.16
HBV DNA level (mean ± S.D.) 1.07*108 ± 2.90*108 0.70*108 ± 1.03*108
  1. CIFN, consensus interferon; IFN, interferon; S.D., standard deviation