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Table 2 Intermediate-term patient impairments

From: Orbital floor fractures – short- and intermediate-term complications depending on treatment procedures

Treatment Median defect size (mm2) Foreign body sensation/cold feeling when weather is changing (% of collective) Postoperative diplopia (n) Postoperative exophthalmos (n) Postoperative enophthalmus (n)
No surgigal treatment indicated 135,64 0 % 0 0 0
Exact reposition without need of insertion of alloplastic material 89,9 0 % 0 0 0
0,15 mm diameter PDS-foil 319,71 4,7 % 1 1 0
0,25 mm diameter PDS-foil 448,8 0 % 0 0 0
Titanium mesh implant 481,67 50 % 0 0 0