Table 5

Visual functioning and quality of life mean scores (SD) by presenting vision status in cataract operated individuals

VF scalesVision statusAll (n=153)
Normal (n=23)Vision impairment (n=28)Unilateral blindness (n=69)Moderate blindness (n=10)Severe blindness (n=23)
Vision perception75.4 (25.8)60.1 (25.9)53.0 (29.6)28.3 (28.9)8.0 (18.9)49.3 (33.6)
Peripheral vision73.9 (36.2)56.0 (37.5)49.8 (34.6)23.3 (31.6)5.8 (16.4)46.2 (38.6)
Sensory adaptation65.6 (23.7)56.6 (27.1)44.9 (26.8)28.3 (30.2)5.8 (18.4)43.2 (31.2)
Depth perception84.1 (28.2)78.6 (37.6)62.8 (37.3)36.7 (42.9)10.1 (25.5)59.3 (41.9)
Total VF72.2 (23.3)60.1 (25.6)50.4 (27.1)28.7 (29.4)7.1 (18.8)47.5 (32.0)
QOL scales (n=23) (n=28) (n=69) (n=10) (n=23) (n=153)
Self care81.2 (32.3)74.4 (32.9)68.0 (36.2)45.0 (43.6)14.1 (27.3)61.6 (40.2)
Mobility83.6 (29.2)64.7 (33.7)55.7 (38.3)31.1 (41.2)9.7 (23.3)53.0 (40.6)
Social62.3 (41.2)63.7 (37.7)58.5 (37.2)45.0 (36.9)26.8 (36.5)54.4 (39.3)
Mental74.4 (34.7)60.7 (39.1)51.4 (35.9)31.1 (33.9)18.4 (32.8)50.3 (39.1)
Total QOL76.9 (28.8)66.8 (30.5)59.2 (33.9)38.1 (35.8)16.2 (24.3)55.4 (36.2)