Robotic image-guided stereotactic precise beam radiosurgery and radiotherapy for prostate and lung

Medical Services Advisory Committee
Record ID 32015000422
Authors' recommendations: After considering the strength of the available evidence in relation to the safety, effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of robotic image-guided stereotactic precise beam radiosurgery and radiotherapy via the CyberKnife® system for patients with prostate cancer and patients with primary non-small cell lung cancer and lung metastasis from other controlled primary sites, MSAC does not support a new, higher MBS fee for the procedure.
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2012
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: Australia
MeSH Terms
  • Humans
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Radiotherapy
  • Radiosurgery
Organisation Name: Medical Services Advisory Committee
Contact Address: MSAC (MDP 107), GPO Box 9848, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia. Tel: +61 2 6289 6811; Fax: +61 2 6289 8799.
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