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Table 2 The profile of complications in the two study groups

From: First postoperative day review after uneventful phacoemulsification cataract surgery: Is it necessary?

Complications NDR group NNDR group p*
  N(%) N(%)  
Postoperative complications    
Allergy to postoperative treatment 3 (2.1) 1 (0.7) 0.622
Iris prolapse 0 (0.0) 1 (0.7) 0.498
Corneal abrasion 2 (1.4) 2 (1.4) >0.999
Elevated intraocular pressure (>30 mmHg) 2 (1.4) 4 (2.8) 0.447
Punctuate epitheliopathy 2 (1.4) 1 (0.7) >0.999
Postoperative hyphema 0 (0.0) 1 (0.7) 0.498
  1. *p-values derived from Fisher’s exact test.