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Table 1 Transition rates between different states of hepatitis C

From: Future complications of chronic hepatitis C in a low-risk area: projections from the hepatitis c study in Northern Norway

Transition rates
From state To state Yearly transition rate Reference
Infection time Spontaneous remission 0.200 Thomas Clin Liver Dis 2005 [26]
Compensated cirrhosis Decompensated cirrhosis 0.065 Hutchinson Hepatol 2005 [13]
Decompensated cirrhosis Liver-related death 0.186 Hutchinson Hepatol 2005 [13]
Cirrhosis Hepatocellular carcinoma 0.035 Hutchinson Hepatol 2005 [13]
Hepatocellular carcinoma Death 0.605 Hutchinson Hepatol 2005 [13]
  1. The table shows the estimated rates of transition between different states of development of hepatitis C and its complications, as used in the Markov model