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Table 3 Retinal detachment and surgical repair characteristics

From: Socioeconomic disadvantage and impact on visual outcomes in patients with viral retinitis and retinal detachment

  High ADI (n = 6) Low ADI (n = 12) P value
Viral retinitis active at time of RD 5 (83%) 7 (58%) 0.60
Macular involvement 4 (67%) 4 (33%) 0.32
Foveal involvement 2 (33%) 3 (25%) 1.00
Proliferative vitreoretinopathy 3 (50%) 3 (25%) 0.34
Type of primary surgery
 PPV 3 (50%) 6 (50%) 1.00
 PPV/SB 3 (50%) 5 (42%)  
 SB 0 (0%) 1 (8%)  
Other adjuncts
 Endolaser 6 (100%) 11 (92%) 1.00
 Cryotherapy 0 (0%) 1 (8%)  
Membrane Peeling 3 (50%) 5 (42%) 0.62
Tamponade
 SF6 1 (17%) 5 (42%) 0.51
 C3F8 0 (0%) 1 (8%)  
 Silicone oil 5 (83%) 5 (42%)  
 None 0 (0%) 1 (8%)  
Silicone oil removal 1 (20%) 4 (80%) 0.21
Time to silicone oil removal, median (IQR) 3.0 6.5 (5.0, 8.0) 0.13
Phacoemulsification + IOL during silicone oil removal 1 (17%) 2 (17%) 0.31
  1. ADI Area Deprivation Index, RD Retinal detachment, PPV pars plana vitrectomy, PPV/SB pars plana vitrectomy with scleral buckle, SB scleral buckle, SF6 sulfur hexafluoride, C3F8 perfluoropropane, IOL intraocular lens