Table 5

Progressive corneal scarring and visual status improvement over 1 year in surgical attenders and non-attenders (major trichiasis only)

Surgical proportion (%)Non-surgical proportion (%)Relative risk value (95% CI)p Value
Progressive corneal scarring14/32 (44%)33/96 (34%)1.3 (0.8 to 2.1)0.46
Visual status improvement8/31 (26%)11/85 (13%)2.0 (0.88 to 4.94)0.17