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9 September 2020

At the meeting of 5 August 2020 the RMA:

Determined Statements of Principles (SOPs) for:

Condition SOPs
non-aneurysmal aortic atherosclerotic disease 52/2020 53/2020
carotid artery disease 54/2020 55/2020
renal artery atherosclerotic disease 56/2020 57/2020
aplastic anaemia 58/2020 59/2020
pure red cell aplasia 60/2020 61/2020
chloracne 62/2020 63/2020
chronic pancreatitis 64/2020 65/2020
malignant neoplasm of bone and articular cartilage 66/2020 67/2020

Notes:

  • The investigation concerning 'carotid arterial disease' has resulted in the determination of Statements of Principles concerning carotid artery disease.
  • The investigation concerning 'aplastic anaemia' has resulted in the determination of Statements of Principles concerning aplastic anaemia and pure red cell aplasia.

Determined Amendment Statements of Principles (SOPs) for:

Condition SOPs
trochanteric bursitis and gluteal tendinopathy 68/2020 69/2020

The above SOPs take effect from 28 September 2020.

Summary of Changes

Decided to Undertake Consultation regarding:

Condition Reasons for Decision Date for Final Decision
acute infectious mononucleosis Intention to remove one or more factors December 2020
anosmia Intention to remove one or more factors December 2020
aortic aneurysm Intention to remove one or more factors December 2020
haemochromatosis Intention to remove one or more factors December 2020
otitis externa Intention to remove one or more factors December 2020

New Investigation

Decided to advertise the following investigation:

The above investigation notice appears in the Government Notices Gazette of 20 August 2020.