Table 5 Correlation of the axial length with the thicknesses obtained by the OCT after adjusting for the ocular magnification.

From: Comparison of Individual Retinal Layer Thicknesses between Highly Myopic Eyes and Normal Control Eyes Using Retinal Layer Segmentation Analysis

Center subfield r 95% CI P
Total retina 0.786 0.720 to 0.838 <0.001
Retinal nerve fiber layer 0.541 0.424 to 0.641 <0.001
Ganglion cell layer 0.536 0.418 to 0.637 <0.001
Inner plexiform layer 0.629 0.527 to 0.713 <0.001
Inner nuclear layer 0.440 0.308 to 0.555 <0.001
Outer plexiform layer 0.516 0.394 to 0.619 <0.001
Outer nuclear layer 0.476 0.349 to 0.586 <0.001
Photoreceptors 0.796 0.732 to 0.846 <0.001
Retinal pigment epithelium 0.555 0.440 to 0.652 <0.001
  1. CI, confidential interval.
  2. P values were yielded by Pearson correlation analysis to evaluate the effect of axial length on macular thickness (r = correlation coefficients).
  3. *Bold values indicate statistically significant differences (P < 0.05).