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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of subjects with POAG analyzed in this study.

From: Factors associated with developing a fear of falling in subjects with primary open-angle glaucoma

  Mean Standard deviation Range
Number 342   
Age (years) 65.1 10.7 40 to 85
Gender (Male/Female) 197/145 (57.6 / 42.4%)   
B.M.I (kg/mm2) 22.5 3.1 13.8 to 32.7
Prevalence of diabetes mellitus (Yes) 49 (14.3%)   
Prevalence of systemic hypertension (Yes) 103 (30.1%)   
Better BCVA (LogMar) 0.004 0.02 0.15 to 0.0
Worse BCVA (LogMar) 0.018 0.04 0.15 to 0.0
mTD (dB) −2.08 4.02 −20.6 to 5.3
mTDSP (dB) −2.83 5.59 −28.4 to 6.0
mTDSC (dB) −2.62 5.80 −32.3 to 5.3
mTDIC (dB) −0.89 3.35 −29.2 to 6.2
mTDip (dB) −1.54 3.52 −20.9 to 4.3
Use of sedative/sleeping aid (Yes) 21 (6.1%)   
Number of previous fall (0/1/2 or more) 288/30/24 (84.2%/8.8%/7.0%)   
Previous history of injurious fall (Yes/No) 21 (6.1%)   
  1. Abbreviations: POAG, primary open-angle glaucoma, B.M.I, body mass index, LogMar, the logarithm of the minimum angle, BCVA, best corrected visual acuity, mTD, mean total deviation, SP, superior peripheral, SC, superior central, IC, inferior central, IP, inferior peripheral