Table 2

Confocal microscopy data in dynamics in SLT-treated glaucoma patients (Bonferroni corrected)

Endothelial cell count
(cells/mm2) EMM±SE
Polymegathism (%)
(normal is <30.0%) EMM±SE
Pleomorphism (%)
(normal >59.0%) EMM ±SE
POAGPАСGP value*PОАGPАСGP value†POAGPACGP value†
Prior to
SLT
2458±21.12438±21.80.29846.2±1.443.2±1.30.11038.1±1.539.1±1.50.742
1 hour after SLT2301±20.0
р†=0.000
2269±16.9
р†=0.000
0.00055.5±2.0
р†=0.015
49,0±1.5
р†=0.028
0.01031.2±1.6
р†=0.000
34.1±1.5
р†=0.018
0.242
24 hours after SLT2352±19.0
р†=0000
2271±30.3
р†=0.000
0.00052.3±1.1
р†=0.000
46.1±2.0
р†=0.048
0.01634.9±1.4
р†=0.000
33.9±1.6
р†=0.001
0.934
1 week after SLT2403±14.5
р†=0001
2403±17.9
р†=0.000
0.00049.5±1.0
р†=0.001
49.4±1.4
р†=0.001
0.97035.1±1.1
р†=0.023
33.2±1.3
р†=0.001
0.276
1 month after SLT2448±17.4
р†=0.315
2366±23.5
р†=0.001
0.00144.4±1.1
р†=0.321
47.1±1.1
р†=0.021
0.06441.2±1.3
р†=0.255
36.8±1.5
р†=0.035
0.036
6 months after SLT2460±18.5
р†=0.883
2392±23.2
р†=0.038
0.00144.1±1.3
р†=0.482
46.8±1.4
р†=0.045
0.08239.3±1.2
р†=0.562
35.2±1.1
р†=0028
0.029
  • *p<0.05 between the groups.

  • †p<0.05 compared with pretreatment parameter.

  • EMM, estimated marginal means.