Australian Government - Department of Health

Medical Services Advisory Committee (MSAC)

1273 - Matrix-induced Autologous Chondrocyte Implant

Assessment No

1273
Application NameMatrix-induced Autologous Chondrocyte Implant
Assessment-
Description Of Medical ServiceRepair of chondral defects greater than 2 cm in size by harvest of chondral material, culture and placement of chondrocytes into chondral defect. This is 2 stage arthroscopic procedure.
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Description Of Medical ConditionChondral defects of the knee and ankle caused by trauma or osteochondritis dessicans
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Initial Meeting -
Stage 2 - Eligibility12 January 2012
Proposed DAP Received12 January 2012
Stage 3 - 1st PASC ( Draft DAP considered)12-13 April 2012
Stage 3 – Release for Public Comment (Consultation DAP)Release for comment 28 May 2012
PDF version Consultation Decision Analytic Protocol (DAP) (PDF 654 KB)
Word version Consultation Decision Analytic Protocol (Word 422 KB)
Close for comments 5 July 2012
Stage 3 - 2nd PASC (Final DAP)16-17 August 2012
PDF version Final Decision Analytical Protocol (DAP) (PDF 958 KB)
Word version Final Decision Analytical Protocol (DAP) (Word 711 KB)
Stage 4 - Submission of Collated Evidenceawaiting evidence submission
Stage 5 - ESC evaluation-
Stage 6 - MSAC Appraisal1 August 2013
Stage 6 - MSAC adviceApplication withdrawn 16 October 2013 at the request of the applicant.

Advice from MSAC on application 1273 - Matrix-induced Autologous Chondrocyte Implant may be published at a later date.
Stage 7 - Noting by Minister -
Stage 8 - Implementation-

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