Table 4

Comparing postoperative outcomes of patients with rhegmatogenous retinal detachment between tamponade materials after propensity score matching among primary success cases

Gas* (n=40)Silicone oil* (n=40)P value†
Best corrected visual acuity (logMAR)First month0.448±0.5100.898±0.579
Third month0.334±0.4510.758±0.588
Sixth month0.309±0.5130.671±0.6060.002
  • *If the variables are continuous, we present the means±SD deviation.

  • †P values of continuous variables are calculated by Mann-Whitney U test. We determine that if p values are <0.05, the values are statistically significant.