Description of Medical ServiceMRI 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 ConditionCardiac 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 ApplicationNew MBS item
Medical Service TypeInvestigative
Previous Application NumberNot Applicable
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Meetings for this Application
PASC16 April 2014
14 August 2014
11 - 12 December 2014