1432 - Magnetic resonance imaging of patients with suspected non-ischaemic cardiomyopathies

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Application Detail



Description of Medical Service

Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (CMRI) is a non-invasive imaging technique that utilises radiofrequency signals to image soft tissues.
CMRI affords the ability to measure, in one examination, multiple aspects of heart and vascular structure and function.

Description of Medical Condition

These include, but are not limited to, assessment of left and right ventricular function, myocardial viability, ischaemia assessment, scar assessment, tissue characterisation, imaging of aorta and great vessels, paediatric and adult congenital abnormality imaging, and imaging of the proximal coronary arteries.

Reason for Application

New MBS item

Medical Service Type


Previous Application Number

Not Applicable

Associated Documentation

Application Form


PICO Confirmation


Assessment Report


Public Summary Document


Meetings for this Application




6 - 7 October 2016