Journal of Ophthalmology / 2019 / Article / Tab 2

Clinical Study

The Role of Single-Layered Flap in Temporal Inverted Internal Limiting Membrane Flap Technique for Macular Holes: Pros and Cons

Table 2

Surgical outcomes.

CharacteristicBefore surgeryFinal visit

MH closure (%)
 Large MH 6 (100%)
 Chronic MH 2 (100%)
 MH in high myopia 11 (100%)
 MH in patient unable to maintain postoperative prone positioning 1 (100%)
Mean BCVA ± SD, logMAR (improved ≥0.3 logMAR, %)
 Large MH0.59 ± 0.270.26 ± 0.31 (83.3%)0.0313
 Chronic MH0.91 ± 0.550.55 ± 0.21 (50%)0.2500
 MH in high myopia0.77 ± 0.380.35 ± 0.37 (81.8%)0.0005
 MH in patient unable to maintain postoperative prone positioning0.820.52 (100%)0.5000

Wilcoxon signed-rank test.

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