Table 6

 Characteristics of study eyes with and without maculopathy

CharacteristicWith maculopathy (n = 230)Without maculopathy (n = 332)p Value
Sex (M/F)86/144143/1790.13
Age (years)62.2 (8.4)51.9 (11.7)0.007
Refractive error (D)−12.8 (2.7)−9.4 (4.3)0.001
Axial length (mm)28.8 (1.3)26.7(2.2)0.006
Initial visual acuity0.57(0.8)0.31 (0.4)0.02
Final visual acuity0.94(0.7)0.33 (0.5)0.007