Table 1

Clinical and demographic data (mean (SD)) for the normal pressure glaucoma (NPG) patients with and without asymmetric visual field loss

Healthy subjects Asymmetric NPG patients Symmetric NPG patients Significance
No (male/female)18 (8/10)18 (7/11)20 (6/14)p=0.65
Age (years)54 (15)60 (15)60 (13)p=0.37
Systolic blood pressure (mm Hg)135 (21)123 (17)119 (12)p=0.11
Diastolic blood pressure
(mm Hg)
75 (14)74 (9)73 (8)p=0.62
Intraocular pressure (mm Hg)16 (2)17 (4)16 (3)p=0.97
Heart rate (beats/s)77 (13)80 (12)71 (12)p=0.33
  • Kruskal–Wallis test and χ2 test.