Dr Mark Coates and Dr Byron Oram (2019 Convenors) conducted a survey at the AMSIG 2019 Annual Meeting to monitor and assess the use of intraarticular anaesthetic agents in musculoskeletal radiology – the results are now available for AMSIG members to review.CONTINUE READING
“Two eminent AMSIG past presidents, A/Prof David Connell and Dr James Linklater, have worked tirelessly to develop a high quality concentrated Musculoskeletal MRI course tailored to the Australasian environment. The first course will be in Melbourne in October. The course is well suited for Radiology, Orthopaedic, Sports Medicine registrars and Consultants wishing to up skill […]CONTINUE READING
2019 QUEENSTOWN MEETING VIDEOS All Plenary Sessions now available to view The 2019 AMSIG meeting videos of each Speaker’s Presentation and Panel Discussions are now available to view in the Member’s Only Area of the AMSIG website for each of the six Plenary Sessions covering the overall meeting themes of “MRI Neurography, MRI Advances and Updates on injectable therapies.” […]CONTINUE READING
Early Bird Registration closes 15 February 2019 for the 23rd AMSIG Annual Scientific Meeting Queenstown March 30-31 2019.
Visit the 2019 meeting website for full details, registration, scientific program, venue and dinner information.
Early Bird Registration and Abstract Submissions are closing soon for the 23rd AMSIG Annual Scientific Meeting Queenstown March 30-31 2019.
Key Dates: 1 February 2019 – Abstract Submissions Close | 8 February 2019 – Abstract Authors Notified of Acceptance | 15 February 2019 – Earlybird Registrations Close.
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Video Update: Radiology Across Borders (RAB) and AMSIG on their inaugural Vietnam visit earlier this year attended by Dr Salman Ansari, Dr George Koulouris, Dr Clinton Pinto and Prof. Tony Peduto with 250 radiologists/doctors in attendance. As part of AMSIG’s commitment to further MSK Radiology teaching in the region, an inaugural collaboration between AMSIG and […]CONTINUE READING
Early Bird Registration and Abstract Submission Now Open for the 23rd AMSIG Annual Scientific Meeting Queenstown March 30-31 2019.
Visit the meeting website for full details, registration and abstract submission guidelines.
In the May Budget, the Federal Government confirmed that from 1 November this year, it will restrict GP referrals for MRI of the knee to patients under 50. We are asking for you to participate in an Australian Diagnostic Imaging Association-led campaign to put pressure on the Health Minister to reverse this decision.CONTINUE READING
PRESIDENT’S UPDATE: Notification of Minister Hunt’s decision to enact the recommendation from the MBS task force to restrict GP referred MRI of the knee to patients under the age of 50 years old from 1 November 2018. This is a recommendation that AMSIG has strongly opposed throughout the review process.CONTINUE READING
As per previous updates, you will be aware that AMSIG has been actively involved throughout this review. The Government committed to clinician lead, evidenced based review of the MBS. The outcome of the initial review was a recommendation to Minister Hunt to: “remove the ability for a GP to request MRIs for patients ≥ 50 […]CONTINUE READING