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Table 4 Clinical outcome of the patients with liver injury and their AST and ALT levels

From: Role of liver enzymes in patients with blunt abdominal trauma to diagnose liver injury

Outcome n (%) Median AST (range) U/l p value Median ALT (range) U/l p value
ICU admission    0.685   0.978
 Yes 35 (92.1) 323 (38–6080) 256 (33–2681)
 No 3 (7.9) 317 (26–604) 332 (27–638)
Surgical intervention (liver injury related)    0.110   0.088
 Yes 5 (13.2) 619 (323–1800) 569 (324–2300)
 No 33 (86.8) 314 (26–6080) 241 (27–2681)
Mortality    0.022   0.019*
 Yes 2(5.3) 3940 (1800–6080) 2490.5 (2300–2681)
 No 36(94.7) 314 (26–1993) 248.5 (27–787)
Blood transfusion done    0.381   0.154*
 Yes 9 (23.7) 359 (47–6080) 569 (93–2681)
 No 29 (76.3) 314 (26–1993) 241 (27–667)
  1. *p < 0.05