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
Public Summary Document
Meetings for this Application
6 - 7 October 2016