1237 - Cardiovascular MRI

Page last updated: 17 January 2017

Application Detail



Description of Medical Service

MRI of the heart and vascular structures, function and perfusion (blood flow) where there is suspicion of heart artery blockage (in patients presenting with chest pain), heart muscle damage and heart failure and evidence of congenital heart disease.

Description of Medical Condition

Cardiac MRI may have application in diagnosis of cardiology disease processes including ischaemic heart disease, valvular heart disease, cardiomyopathy, heart failure, congenital heart disease, and other vascular disease.

Reason for Application

New MBS item

Medical Service Type


Previous Application Number

Not Applicable

Associated Documentation

Application Form


PICO Confirmation

Final Protocol - Ratified (PDF 426 KB)
Final Protocol - Ratified (Word 257 KB)

Assessment Report

Assessment Report (PDF 8666 KB)
Assessment Report (Word 7801 KB)

Public Summary Document

Public Summary Document (PDF 325 KB)
Public Summary Document (Word 128 KB)

Meetings for this Application


16 April 2014
14 August 2014
11 - 12 December 2014


9 - 10 June 2016


28 - 29 July 2016