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Table 2 Comparing all the patients on treatment at most recent review to all the patients not on treatment at most recent review with regards to parameters indicated

From: Idiopathic intracranial hypertension: the association between weight loss and the requirement for systemic treatment

  Patients on treatment at most recent review Patients not on treatment at most recent review Mann Whitney U test
Age/years (standard deviation) 32.0 (10.6) 31.2 (10.4) p = 0.82
Sex 21 female 14 female: 1 male  
Opening pressure/cm H2O (standard deviation) 35.9 (11.4) 34.2 (10.4) p = 0.66
Length of follow up/months (standard deviation) 32.1 (15.5) 32.8 (15.5) p = 0.90
Body mass index at presentation/kg/m2 (standard deviation) 38.0 (8.0) 34.4 (6.4) p = 0.17