Table 4

 Oral corticosteroid prescription in patients with glaucoma and in controls

Period before glaucoma diagnosis
1–1095 days1–90 days
YesNoOdds ratioYesNoOdds ratio
95% CI95% CI
*p<0.0001.
Taking corticosteroids
Yes277820381.41*11356511.78*
(1.32 to 1.49)(1.61 to 1.96)
No24 30225 04225 94526 429