Table 1

Demographic characteristics at baseline as compared with progression of proliferative diabetic retinopathy during the 6-month follow-up

(40 patients/47 eyes)
Non-progressionProgressionP value
Patients/eyes, n27/3013/17
Male/female, n19/86/70.13
Age, years53.313.948.014.00.25
Duration of diabetes, years21.811.720.511.60.63
HbA1c, mmol/mol71.918.868.717.30.90
Systolic blood pressure, mm Hg15724147180.31
Diastolic blood pressure, mm Hg861483140.72
Smoker/non-smoker, n8/194/90.94
Laser spots, n1551.0220.51552.0234.30.89
Diabetes type 1/type 2, n13/147/60.73
  • All values are represented as meanĀ±SD. HbA1c, Glycated hemoglobin

  • HbA1c, haemoglobin A1c.