Table 1

 Patient demographics

Preoperative characteristicsNo of eyes (total = 62)%
*PEI, penetrating eye injury; PC IOL, posterior chamber intraocular lens; GRT, giant retinal tear; RD, retinal detachment; PVR, proliferative vitreoretinopathy; VA, visual acuity.
Eye
    RE3861.3
    LE2438.7
Sex
    Male5183.6
    Female1016.4
Mean age44.2
Predisposing factors
    High myopia (>−6 D)1016.1
    Penetrating eye injury34.8
    Blunt trauma1625.9
    Stickler’s syndrome11.6
    Toxoplasmosis scar11.6
Normal3150
PVR grade
    None4471
    B or C1829
Lens status
    Phakic4775.8
    PC IOL1117.7
    Aphakic46.5
Size of GRT
    90–180°4572.6
    180°–270°1625.8
    >270°11.6
Preoperative VA
    6/6–6/122540.3
    6/15–6/2411.6
    6/36–6/6046.4
    6/12034.8
    Counting fingers1117.8
    Hand movements1321
    Light perception58.1
Previous surgery
    Scleral buckling11.6