Table 4

Multivariate analysis: independent risk factors for post-traumatic endophthalmitis

Factorp ValueOdds ratio (95% CI)
Age0.46891.00 (0.992 to 1.004)
Laceration*0.00002.87 (2.038 to 4.049)
Within 24 h primary repair0.00030.66 (0.532 to 0.828)
Tissue proplase0.00010.80 (0.711 to 0.896)
Posterior zone0.23620.92 (0.791 to 1.059)
Self-sealing of wounds0.00230.72 (0.582 to 0.889)
  • *Laceration including penetration, intraocular foreign body and perforation, excluding rupture.