Table 1 Violet light (VL) exposure to the eye suppressed axial length elongation in adult humans: Comparing patients who were implanted with non-VL transmitting phakic intraocular lens (pIOL) or VL transmitting pIOL.

From: Violet Light Transmission is Related to Myopia Progression in Adult High Myopia

Parameter VL (−) pIOLs VL (+) pIOLs P value
Artisan group mean ± SD (range) Artiflex group mean ± SD (range)
Number 11 cases 11 eyes 15 cases 15 eyes
Race All Japanese  
Age (years) 39.9 ± 8.9 (28 ~ 58) 36.3 ± 7.2 (26 ~ 53) 0.259
Cycloplegic refractive value (diopter) (Spherical equivalent) −12.96 ± 4.19 (−18.13 ~ −6.88) −11.14 ± 1.65 (−13.88 ~ −7.63) 0.318
Axial length (mm) 28.54 ± 1.85 (26.22~32.37) 28.13 ± 1.41 (25.30~30.53) 0.799
UCVA (logMAR) 1.48 ± 0.26 (0.90 ~ 1.90) 1.49 ± 0.14 (1.22 ~ 1.80) 0.878
BCVA (logMAR) −0.11 ± 0.16 (−0.30 ~ 0.30) −0.15 ± 0.12 (−0.30 ~ 0.15) 0.721