J Glaucoma 2021 May 27. Epub 2021 May 27.
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, West Virginia University, 1 Medical Center Drive, Morgantown, WV, 26506 Southern Eye Group, 3290 Dauphin Street #500, Mobile, AL, 36606 Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group, 7141 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, MD, 21244 Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 4420 Bayard Street, Suite 600, Pittsburgh, PA, 15260.
Precis: In a trio of prospective studies, the iCare rebound tonometer demonstrated significantly lower test-retest variability than Goldmann tonometry with good inter-operator and inter-device reproducibility, supporting its value in monitoring intraocular pressure changes over time.
Purpose: To characterize intra- and inter-operator and inter-device reliability of intraocular pressure (IOP) measurements with rebound tonometry ([RT], ic100, iCare USA, Inc, Raleigh, NC).
Methods: Three prospective cross-sectional studies were conducted in distinct sample of adult patients with established glaucoma, suspected glaucoma, or no glaucoma at the West Virginia University Eye Institute. Read More