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Table 1 Demographic distribution of study population

From: Primary rhegmatogenous retinal detachment with inferior retinal breaks postoperative prone positioning results: 1 day versus 7 days

  1 day positioning group (N* = 183) 7 days positioning group (N* = 87) p value
Age (mean) 66 ± 13 years 65 ± 13 years 0.3
Gender, females (N*, %) 55 (30.1%) 23 (26.4%) 0.54
Lens status, phakic (N*, %) 58 (31.7%) 21 (24.1%) 0.2
Number of retinal breaks (mean ± SD*) 1.9 ± 0.8 2.6 ± 1.7 0.002
Number of quadrants detached (mean ± SD*) 1.9 ± 0.8 2.1 ± 0.9 0.037
Macula attached on presentation (N*, %) 95 (52%) 37 (42.5%) 0.15
  1. N*, number; SD, standard deviation