Australian Government - Department of Health

Medical Services Advisory Committee (MSAC)

1168 - Injection of Botulinum Toxin (Botox) for Prophylaxis of Headaches in Adults with Chronic Migraine

Application Number

1168
Application NameInjection of Botulinum Toxin (Botox) for Prophylaxis of Headaches in Adults with Chronic Migraine
Description of Medical ServiceInjection of BOTOX® for prophylaxis of headaches for adults with chronic migraine.
Description of Medical ConditionChronic daily headache occurs on at least 15 days a month. Chronic migraine is a sub-type of chronic daily headache and is defined as a headache on at least 15 days per month, with at least eight headache days meeting the criteria for migraine.
Protocols12-13 April 2012
PDF version Final Decision Analytic Protocol (PDF 1351 KB)
Word version Final Decision Analytic Protocol (Word 330 KB)
ConsultationReleased for comment 27 January 2012
PDF version Consultation Decision Analytic Protocol (PDF 284 KB)
Word version Consultation Decision Analytic Protocol (Word 408 KB)
Closed for comments 10 March 2012
Reports-
MSAC OutcomesPDF version Public Summary Document - November 2012 (PDF 622 KB)
Word version Public Summary Document - November 2012 (Word 271 KB)

PDF version Public Summary Document - August 2013 (PDF 152 KB)
Word version Public Summary Document - August 2013 (Word 86 KB)

Meetings for this Application:

Meeting Type:Date:
PASC1 – 2 December 2011
12 – 13 April 2012
ESC 11 – 12 October 212
MSAC 29 and 30 November 2012
1 August 2013

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