Table 2

Patient demographics for the two treatment arms

FLACSCPSP value
Male/female62/7278/870.90
First eye/second eye111/23132/330.55
Right eye/left eye70/6494/710.42
Age (years)69.07±11.5569.78±10.140.57
Preoperative best-corrected distance visual acuity (logMAR)0.65±0.520.57±0.500.18
Spherical equivalent refractive error dioptrer (D)−0.58±5.34−0.42±3.150.75
Axial length (mm)23.99±1.4423.60±1.33 0.02
Anterior chamber depth (mm)3.31±0.383.23±0.370.07
Average predicted PCR risk18 1.64%±0.99%1.62%±1.43%0.89
  • CPS, conventional phacoemulsification surgery; FLACS, femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery; PCR, posterior capsular rupture.