GPs should no longer be allowed to order knee MRIs for over 50-year-olds, says a MBS Review taskforce which found some may be ordering the test unnecessarily. The Diagnostic Imaging Clinical Committee’s knee working group found spending on knee MRIs had more than doubled since 2012, when GPs gained the right to order it for ...
MBS review an ‘appropriate response’ to blowout in knee MRIs
By Tessa Hoffman
16 Jun 2017