Table 1

Baseline demographics data (mean±SD) of all subjects (n=221) in the DISC and the SV groups

AllCompletedDropout
DISC (n=111)SV (n=110)DISC (n=65)SV (n=63)DISC (n=46)SV (n=47)
Age (years)11.01±1.4810.85±1.6211.06±1.5510.87±1.6711.05±1.4910.84±1.60
Gender (female: male)72:3964:4644:2139:2428:1825:22
Cycloplegic autorefraction in SER (D)−2.86±1.02−2.79±1.06−2.90±1.05−2.80±1.03−2.85±1.12−2.80±1.07
Axial length (mm)24.70±0.7424.65±0.7824.69±0.7424.62±0.7924.70±0.7524.65±0.74
Corneal power for steep meridian (D)44.28±1.3444.14±1.3744.32±1.2544.30±1.2244.24±1.2544.12±1.36
Corneal power for flat meridian (D)43.16±1.2543.02±1.3843.22±1.2343.14±1.2743.12±1.4443.07±1.36
Distance VA with contact lenses (logMAR)−0.07±0.06−0.08±0.06−0.06±0.06−0.08±0.06−0.06±0.07−0.08±0.06
Near VA with contact lenses (logMAR)−0.09±0.01−0.09±0.03−0.09±0.02−0.09±0.03−0.09±0.02−0.09±0.03
  • DISC, Defocus Incorporated Soft Contact; SER, spherical equivalent refraction; SV, single vision.