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Table 1 Patient demographics and baseline ocular characteristics (n = 70)

From: Therapeutic effects of 3% diquafosol ophthalmic solution in patients with short tear film break-up time-type dry eye disease

Demographics
 Gender (male: female) 9: 61
 Age (years in mean ± SD, range) 55.8 ± 14.1 (22–83)
 Diabetes mellitus 4 (5.7%)
 Use of topical medication(s)
  Artificial tears (hyaluronic acid-based) 27 (38.6%)
Ocular characteristics
 Dry eye symptom score (range) 2.84 ± 0.65 (1–4)
 Tear film break-up time (sec, range) 2.72 ± 0.94 (1–5)
 Ocular staining score (range) 1.17 ± 0.61 (0–2)
 Schirmer I test (mm, range) 9.34 ± 2.60 (6–18)