Table 1

 Ophthalmological data at initial and follow-up examination

Control group (n = 40)Stable glaucoma (n = 102)Progressive glaucoma (n = 12)
Initial examinationFollow-up examinationInitial examinationFollow-up examination
*Significant difference between initial and current examination (p<0.05).
Values are mean (SEM) unless specified.
Best-corrected visual acuity (decimal)0.94 (0.03)0.88 (0.07)0.92 (0.02)0.85 (0.6)0.96 (0.03)
Intraocular pressure (mm Hg)14.9 (0.5)15.3 (0.7)14.4 (0.3)16.6 (1.2)14.9 (0.8)
Visual field mean deviation (dB)Not determined−4.15 (0.510−4.18 (0.52)−4.44 (1.34)−6.30 (1.30)*
Cup:disc ratio0.26 (0.02)0.75 (0.02)0.75 (0.02)0.55 (0.09)0.73 (0.06) *
Females:males24:1669:336:6
Age at Doppler examination (years)51.9 (21.9)62.9 (11.4)60.9 (10.5)