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Retinal Surgeries in Non-Hospital Facilities: Clinical and Cost-Effectiveness

Last updated: December 9, 2014
Project Number: RB0762-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the evidence for the clinical effectiveness of retinal surgeries performed in non-hospital facilities?
  2. What is the evidence for the cost-effectiveness of retinal surgeries performed in non-hospital facilities?

Key Message

Four non-randomized studies and one economic evaluation were identified regarding the clinical and cost-effectiveness of retinal surgeries performed in non-hospital facilities. No relevant health technology assessments, systematic reviews, meta-analyses, or randomized controlled trials were identified.