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Fundus Photography in Eye Examinations: Guidelines – An Update

Last updated: December 13, 2019
Project Number: RB1414-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What are the evidence-based guidelines for administration of a fundus photography exam in conjunction with a regular eye examination in individuals aged 0 to 19, 20 to 64, or 65 years or older?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines for administration of a fundus photography exam in conjunction with a regular eye examination in individuals with a family history of diabetes, hypertension, ocular hypertension, cataract(s), glaucoma, and/or age-related macular degeneration?
  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines for administration of a fundus photography exam in conjunction with a regular eye examination in individuals diagnosed with diabetes, hypertension, ocular hypertension, cataract(s), glaucoma, and/or age-related macular degeneration?

Key Message

One evidence-based guideline was identified pertaining to the administration of a fundus photography examination in conjunction with regular eye examinations for relevant patient populations.