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Optical Coherence Tomography for the Calculation of Intraocular Lens Power: Clinical and Cost-Effectiveness and Guidelines

Last updated: June 6, 2017
Project Number: RA0909-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Reference List
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of optical coherence tomography for the calculation of intraocular lens power prior to cataract surgery?
  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of optical coherence tomography for the calculation of intraocular lens power prior to cataract surgery?
  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding devices for the calculation of intraocular lens power prior to cataract surgery?

Key Message

No relevant studies were identified regarding the clinical effectiveness, cost-effectiveness or evidence-based guidelines of optical coherence tomography for the calculation of intraocular lens power prior to cataract surgery.