Table 4 Association between “appropriateness” (determined by preop VF-14 score) and “Overall, how are the problems in the eye(s) that had surgery now compared to before your operation?”
Result of operation“Appropriate” Preop VF-14 <94.5“Inappropriate” Preop VF-14 94.5+“Appropriate” Preop VF-14 <87.8“Inappropriate” Preop VF-14 87.8+
Much better417 (80.7)194 (84.4)287 (80.0)323 (85.5)
A little worse61 (11.8)26 (11.3)49 (13.3)38 (10.1)
Same18 (3.5)5 (2.2)15 (4.1)7 (1.9)
A little worse10 (1.9)2 (0.9)9 (2.5)3 (0.8)
Much worse11 (2.1)3 (1.3)7 (2.0)7 (1.9)
Overall517 (100.0)230 (100.0)367 (100.0)378 (100.0)