Table 8

Self reported and guardian’s reported agreement to surgery and acceptance of surgery by vision group

Acceptance of surgeryAll (<6/18) (n=96)Visual impairment and severe vision loss (<6/18–3/60) (n=47)Blind (<3/60) (n=49)p Value
n (%)n (%)n (%)
Without economic incentive
Self reported64 (66.7)29 (61.7)35 (71.4)0.77
 Guardian69 (71.9)30 (63.8)39 (79.6)0.72
 Agreement0.930.970.90
With economic incentive
Self reported59 (61.5)29 (61.8)30 (61.2)0.96
 Guardian64 (66.7)28 (60.0)36 (73.5)0.15
 Agreement0.920.970.83
Surgery undertaken within 1 year of interview23 (24.0)12 (25.5)11 (22.4)0.72
  • Test between vision groups.