Table 3

Risk factors for eye diseases according to the levels of AHI

AHI, events/hourNDiseased eyes, %Multivariable analysis*
OR (95% CI)
Exact p
Eyelid disorders
 5–14.918044.01.00
 15–3013252.01.27 (0.69 to 2.34)0.42
 >3028057.01.45 (0.85 to 2.47)0.16
Corneal disorders
 5–14.918020.11.00
 15–3013220.51.11 (0.51 to 2.40)0.78
 >3028026.01.74 (0.90 to 3.46)0.09
Macular disorders
 5–14.91806.11.00
 15–301325.30.69 (0.25 to 1.90)0.552
 >3028010.41.27 (0.53 to 3.06)0.587
Glaucoma
 5–14.91803.81.00
 15–301328.32.23 (0.78 to 6.39)0.134
 >3028010.02.50 (1.05 to 5.93) 0.037
  • *Logistic model regression with clustering adjusted for sex, age and body mass index

  • AHI, apnoea/hypopnoea index.