Table 1

Mean age and sex adjusted SF-36 scores of Blue Mountains Eye Study participants with non-correctable, correctable, and no unilateral visual impairment (VI)

Unilateral visual impairmentPhysical functionRole limitation physicalBodily painGeneral healthVitalitySocial functionRole limitation emotionalMental healthPhysical component scoreMental component score
*Non-correctable compared with no visual impairment.
None73.368.770.668.362.484.281.578.545.451.9
Correctable72.067.171.568.762.684.781.779.045.152.2
Non-correctable73.562.672.767.262.184.477.977.845.451.5
p Value*0.9264 0.0421 0.27130.48970.86840.91680.17090.59710.99190.6464
p For trend0.63010.11710.48870.72920.96020.94170.38090.73990.87010.7475