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Table 4 Unit costs and revenues of Nd:YAG (in EUR)

From: Budget impact analysis of lens material on the posterior capsule opacification (PCO) as a complication after the cataract surgery

Income 65.12
Costs 62.07
 Ophthalmologist30 min. x 16.77 EUR/h8.39
 Nurse30 min. x 7.20 EUR/h3.60
 YAG laser100 k EUR/5 years/137 procedures33.95
 Medical materials (anesthesia) 5.97
 Other costs20% mark-up on other costs10.16
Result 3.05
Profitability 5%
  1. Source Own calculation