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Table 7 Postoperative complications in both groups

From: Phaco-UCP; combined phacoemulsification and ultrasound ciliary plasty versus phacoemulsification alone for management of coexisting cataract and open angle glaucoma: a randomized clinical trial

Complications Number of patients (%)
Study group
(n = 31)
Control group
(n = 30)
P*
Anterior chamber flare 31 (100%) 3 (10%) 0.014
Fibrin in anterior chamber 3 (9.6%) 3 (10%) 0.7
Mydriasis 3 (9.6%) None (0%) 0.005
Macular oedema 4 (12.9%) 3 (10%) 0.6
Superficial Punctate keratitis 5 (16.1%) None (0%) 0.001
Hyphema None (0%) 1 (3.3%) 0.08
  1. * Chi-square test
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