Table 4

Level of anti oxidant status and lipid peroxidation product in alkali chemical injury on rabbit's cornea between conventional treated and honey treated groups

Conventional Treated Group

Honey Treated Group

P value


Anti oxidant status (mM)

Aqueous

mean (SD)

1.74 (0.68)

3.19 (1.82)

median (IQR)

1.55 (1.07)

2.13 (3.31)

0.117

Vitreous

mean (SD)

2.57 (1.85)

2.04 (0.50)

median (IQR)

1.85 (2.72)

2.05 (0.93)

0.917

Serum

mean (SD)

14.77 (1.57)

14.97 (0.71)

median (IQR)

14.71 (3.01)

15.07 (1.04)

0.917


Lipid peroxidation product (μM)

Aqueous

mean (SD)

1.59 (1.05)

1.12 (1.15)

median (IQR)

1.47 (2.06)

0.29 (2.06)

0.382

Vitreous

mean (SD)

4.18 (2.99)

2.29 (0.89)

median (IQR)

3.82 (5.59)

2.06 (1.76)

0.248

Serum

mean (SD)

7.47 (2.92)

5.59 (1.44)

median (IQR)

6.18 (3.82)

6.18 (2.65)

0.332


Mann-Whitney test, p < 0.05 significant

Bashkaran et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2011 11:90   doi:10.1186/1472-6882-11-90

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