Decisions

Decisions of the Specialist Medical Review Council since its inception in 1994:

SMRC decisions since 1994
Condition Statement of Principles Date of Decision
Declaration Reasons for Decision
Malignant neoplasm of the prostate GN No. C2016G01267 of 21 Sept 2016

Nos. 53 and 54 of 2014 (PDF 472 KB)

Nos. 53 and 54 of 2014 (Word 95 KB)

Nos. 53 and 54 of 2014 as Appendices (PDF 329 KB)

19/09/2016
Myasthenia Gravis

GN No. C2016G00696 of 24 May 2016

Nos. 75 and 76 of 2015 (PDF 472 KB)

Nos. 75 and 76 of 2015 (Word 329 KB)

23/5/2016
Fibrosing interstitial lung disease and Asbestosis

GN No. C2015G02056 of 11 December 2015

Nos. 53 and 54 of 2013 and Nos. 55 and 56 of 2013 (PDF 1.9 MB)

Nos. 53 and 54 of 2013 and Nos. 55 and 56 of 2013 (Word 703 KB)

10/12/2015
Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma

GN No. C2015G00592 of 27 April 2015

No. 28 and 29 of 2010 as amended (PDF 970 KB)

No. 28 and 29 of 2010 as amended (Word 763 KB)

No. 28 and 29 of 2010 as amended Appendices (PDF 2.08 MB)

No. 28 and 29 of 2010 as amended Appendices (Word 1.4 MB)

24/4/2015
Myeloma

SoPs Nos. 69 & 70 of 2012 (PDF 330 KB)

SoPs Nos. 69 & 70 of 2012 (Word 57 KB) 

SoPs Nos. 69 & 70 of 2012 (PDF 671 KB)

SoPs Nos. 69 & 70 of 2012 (Word 1.5 MB)

12/5/2014
Diabetes Mellitus

SoPs Nos. 89 & 90 of 2011 (PDF 331 KB)

SoPs Nos. 89 & 90 of 2011 (Word 62 KB)

SoPs Nos. 89 & 90 of 2011 (PDF 863 KB)
SoPs Nos. 89 & 90 of 2011 (Word 240 KB)

Appendices (PDF 1.7 MB)
(Word 1.13MB)

12/5/2014
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder SoPs Nos. 5 & 6 of 2008 (PDF 565 KB)
(Word 159 KB)
SoPs Nos. 5 & 6 of 2008 (PDF 2.01 MB)
(Word 741KB)

Appendices (PDF 1.68 MB)
(Word 3.19 MB)

17/12/2013
Chronic Lymphoid Leukaemia  SoPs Nos. 9 & 10 of 2005 (as not amended on 14 April 2008) (PDF 303KB)
(Word 77KB)
SoPs Nos. 9 & 10 of 2005
(as not amended on 14 April 2008) (PDF 2.31MB)

(Word 2.37MB)

Appendices (PDF 1.04MB)
(Word 2.04MB)

26/11/2013
Alzheimer-type Dementia SoPs Nos. 22 & 23 of 2010 (PDF 396 KB)

SoPs Nos. 22 & 23 of 2010 (PDF 366 KB)
(Word 174 KB)

Appendices (PDF 468 KB)
(Word 899 KB)

16/09/2013
Malignant Neoplasm of the Brain

Nos 58 & 59 of 2008 as amended by SoPs Nos. 37 & 38 of 2011 (PDF 390 KB)

(Word 554 KB)

Nos 58 & 59 of 2008 as amended by SoP Nos. 37 & 38 of 2011 (PDF 697 KB)

Appendices (PDF 778 KB)
Word 1 MB)

16/09/2013
Lumbar Spondylosis Nos. 37 & 38 of 2005 as amended by  Nos. 78 and 79 of 2008 and Nos. 36 & 37 of 2010 (PDF 367 KB)
(Word 77 KB)
Nos. 37 & 38 of 2005 as amended by Nos. 78 and 79 of 2008 and Nos. 36 & 37 of 2010  (PDF 994 KB)
(Word 1.04 MB)
21/ 06/2013
Rheumatoid Arthritis Nos. 68 & 69 of 2008 (PDF 505 KB)
(Word 62 KB)
Nos. 68 & 69 of 2008 (PDF 1.5 MB)
(Word 1.3 MB)
14/12/2012
Malignant Neoplasm of the Prostate Nos. 28 & 29 of 2005 (PDF 271 KB)
(Word 61 KB)
Nos. 28 & 29 of 2005 (PDF 1.2 MB)
(Word 3.6 MB)
16/08/2012
Macular Degeneration Nos. 13 & 14 of 2009 (PDF 332 KB)
(Word 193 KB)
Nos. 13 & 14 of 2009 (PDF 840 KB)
(Word 946 KB)
27/03/ 2012
Cervical Spondylosis 33 & 34 of 2005 (PDF 409 KB)
(Word 75 KB)
33 & 34 of 2005 (PDF 5.9 MB)
(Word 1.3 MB)
04/07/2011
Haemorrhoids 41 & 42 of 2008 (PDF 475)
(Word 69Kb)
41 & 42 of 2008 (PDF 3.6 Mb)
(Word 7.2 Mb)
10/09/2010
Neoplasm of the Pituitary Gland 42 of 2004 (PDF 347 Kb)
(Word 62 Kb)
42 of 2004 (PDF 3.1 Mb)
(Word 753 Kb)
25/02/2010
Malignant Neoplasm of the Small Intestine 40 & 41 of 2004  (PDF 332 Kb)
(Word 58 Kb)
40 & 41 of 2004  (PDF 931 Kb)
(Word 1.31 Mb)
29/06/2009
Hypertension 35 & 36 of 2003 (PDF 286 Kb)
(Word 2.07 Mb)
35 & 36 of 2003 (PDF 1.58 Mb)
(Word 57 Kb)
12/07/2007
Osteoporosis 67 of 2002 (PDF 169 Kb)
(Word 51 Kb)
67 of 2002 (PDF 748 Kb)
(Word 848 Kb)
15/07/2004
Chronic Lymphoid Leukaemia  SoPs No. 67 of 2001 (PDF 366 Kb) (Word 49 Kb)
SoPs No. 68 of 2001 (PDF 354 Kb) (Word 48 Kb)
SoPs Nos. 67 & 68 of 2001 (PDF 8.27 Mb)
(Word 597 Kb)

25/09/2003

Malignant Neoplasm of the Small Intestine  153 of 1996 as amended by 7 of 1998 (PDF 97 Kb)
(Word 39 Kb)
153 of 1996 as amended by 7 of 1998 (PDF 647 Kb)
(Word 278 Kb)
27/02/2003
Myeloma 72 of 1999 (PDF 69 Kb)
(Word 38 Kb)
72 of 1999 (PDF 567 Kb)
(Word 316 Kb)
07/02/2003
Hypertension 31 & 32 of 2001 (PDF 69 Kb)
(Word 43 Kb)
31 & 32 of 2001 (PDF 596 Kb)
(
Word 699 Kb)
12/03/2002
Malignant Neoplasm of the Prostate  *Refer below.   02/08/2001
Diabetes Mellitus 47 of 1996 (PDF 172 Kb)
(Word 33 Kb)
47 of 1996 (PDF 583 Kb)
(Word 146 Kb)
28/05/1998
Osteoarthrosis 352 of 1995 (PDF 284 Kb)
(Word 35 Kb)
352 of 1995 (PDF 467 Kb)
(Word 142 Kb)
24/03/1997
Motor Neuron Disease 245 & 246 of 1995 (PDF 316 Kb)
(Word 51 Kb)
245 & 246 of 1995 (PDF 585 Kb)
(Word 113 Kb)
26/10/1996
Malignant Neoplasm of the Prostate  *Refer below.   22/12/1995

*The SMRC decisions for Statements of Principles Nos. 95 & 96 of 1995 and 191 & 192 of 1996, in respect of Malignant Neoplasm of the Prostate have be made void by the courts. More information can be obtained from The Registrar of the SMRC.

Copies of the Declarations and Reasons for Decision are also available on request from the Registrar of the SMRC.

Last updated 04-Apr-2017