TABLE 45Costs of surveillance visits

DescriptionMean cost (£)Source/note
Secondary-care based
IOP measurement only90Information Services Division Scotland 2010 (Table R044X Speciality group costs for consultant – ophthalmology – outpatients)272
Full assessment180Information Services Division Scotland 2010 (Table R044X Speciality group costs for consultant – ophthalmology – outpatients)272
Primary-care based
IOP measurement only10.35Assumption
Full assessment20.7Department of Health (General Ophthalmic Services: NHS sight test fee)273

From: 8, Economic evaluation

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Surveillance for Ocular Hypertension: An Evidence Synthesis and Economic Evaluation.
Health Technology Assessment, No. 16.29.
Burr JM, Botello-Pinzon P, Takwoingi Y, et al.
Southampton (UK): NIHR Journals Library; 2012 Jun.
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