Transcatheter closure of patent ductus arteriosus

Medical Services Advisory Committee
Record ID 32015000426
Authors' recomendations: After considering the strength of the available evidence in relation to the safety, clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of transcatheter closure of PDA, MSAC supports public funding via a new MBS item, with an MBS fee of $912.30 and an item descriptor of: Category 3 – Cardio-Thoracic PATENT DUCTUS ARTERIOSUS, Transcatheter closure of, including cardiac catheterisation and any imaging associated with the service (Anaes.) (Assist.) Fee: $912.30 Benefit: 75% = $684.25
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2013
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: Australia
MeSH Terms
  • Cardiac Catheterization
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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