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Guides Newsletter (2023) 28 (1): 16–30.
Published: 01 January 2023
... pain and informed of its presence and significance. In summary: Today, over 85,000 diseases are recognized in ICD-11. 2 The number of recognized diagnoses has increased more than six-fold in the past 43 years. The World Health Organization (WHO) publishes the International Classification...
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Guides Newsletter (2023) 28 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 January 2023
... vegetative state To improve interrater and intrarater reliability, Table 13-4, QuickView Worksheet (Master): Summary of Rating Impairment Tables (6th ed, 2023), allows an evaluator to see all the impairment ratings from the 11 separate...
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Guides Newsletter (2023) 28 (4): 29–39.
Published: 01 July 2023
... of Orthopaedic Surgeons ; 2020 : chapter YA. 10. Greaves WW , Das R , McKenzie JG , et al. Work-relatedness . J Occup Environ Med . 2018 ; 60 ( 12 ): e640 – e646 . 11. Hegmann KT , et al. Work-relatedness . In: American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine...
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Guides Newsletter (2015) 20 (4): 3–8.
Published: 01 July 2015
... and measuring the effect of the physical and social environments. © 2015 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. 2015 American Medical Association The International Classification of Diseases (ICD), the intellectual property of the World Health Organization (WHO), is the oldest...
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Guides Newsletter (2017) 22 (1): 3–10.
Published: 01 January 2017
... and Testing line of Table 13-8 was not accompanied by any documentation of what method the evaluator used to translate the test results into that impairment rating. The documentation simply announced an impairment rating of 11% for that line of the table, without any explanation, thereby creating...
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Guides Newsletter (2010) 15 (6): 5–7.
Published: 01 November 2010
... Permanent Impairment Ratings Compared to FUPIRS by Case. WPI Rating per FUPIRS (%) No. of Cases Case (%) FUPIRS (%) Fourth Ed. (%) Fifth Ed. (%) Sixth Ed. (%) 0 17 23 0.0 0.4 1.2 1.3 1% - 5% 28 37 3.2 3.6 3.8 3.0 6% - 10% 18 24 7.1 6.7 7.6 6.1 11% - 15% 8 11...
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Guides Newsletter (2006) 11 (5): 4–6.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Christopher R. Brigham, MD © 2006 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. 2006 American Medical Association Diagnosis Ulnar neuropathy at the elbow ICD-9 Code 354.2 Section Section 16.5d (491–495) Criteria Table 16-10 (482), Table 16-11 (484...
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Guides Newsletter (2019) 24 (5): 8–13.
Published: 01 September 2019
... 10 $147B on obesity 11 $199B on heart disease and stroke 12 $237B on diabetes 13 In addition to medical spending, these conditions have significant indirect economic costs. “Chronic diseases can significantly reduce work productivity by increasing absenteeism, presenteeism...
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Guides Newsletter (2022) 27 (4): 1–17.
Published: 01 July 2022
... adopted concept of nociplastic pain , now endorsed by the IASP and ICD-11, as these may complicate the current process for revising the AMA Guides so that it stays current with evolving science. A review of the history of the AMA Guides spinal impairment rating shows the evolution from a range...
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Guides Newsletter (2021) 26 (6): 3–14.
Published: 01 November 2021
... (ICD-10-CM) diagnosis code for unspecified post-COVID-19 conditions was approved by the CDC, ie, code U09.9, Post COVID-19 condition, unspecified. 11 Post-COVID-19 conditions are generally considered to be symptoms, signs, and testing abnormalities that continue beyond 4 weeks from...
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Guides Newsletter (2010) 15 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 January 2010
... The Visual System 5.0 5.0 5.0 1 (0.4) 4 The Cardiovascular System 4.0 4.0 3.0 2 (0.7) 11 Ear, Nose, Throat, and Related Structures 1.5 1.5 1.5 2 (0.7) 8 The Skin 1.0 1.0 1.0 2 (0.7) 16 The Lower Extremities 4.0 4.0 3.2 57 (20.4) 17 The Spine and Pelvis 5.2 6.7 4.1...
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Guides Newsletter (2020) 25 (6): 7–9.
Published: 01 November 2020
...), which provides a common framework and language to “compare health information internationally” and “support statistical data across the health system.” 2 Among those frameworks is the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) coding and classification system. The WHO's ICF model is perhaps...
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Guides Newsletter (2022) 27 (4): 18–59.
Published: 01 July 2022
... . 10. Rondinelli RD , Genovese E , Katz RT , Mayer TG , Mueller KL , Ranavaya MI , Brigham CR . AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment , Sixth Edition ( 2022 ). doi: https://doi.org/10.1001/978-1-64016-212-9 11. Anfang SA , Wall BW...
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Guides Newsletter (2004) 9 (1): 6–9.
Published: 01 January 2004
... ratings” (5th ed, 10). The Guides does not provide specific directions on how to rate all disorders. Section 1.5 (5th ed, 11) further states: In situations where impairment ratings are not provided, the Guides suggests that physicians use clinical judgment, comparing measurable impairment...
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Guides Newsletter (2015) 20 (6): 3–5.
Published: 01 November 2015
... and discs form the anterior column, while the paired articular processes, ligaments, and intervening facet joints together comprise 2 posterior columns. 11 , 12 About 64% of the mass of the head is borne by the posterior columns and 36% by the anterior column. Although cervical spine deformity...
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Guides Newsletter (2000) 5 (4): 1–3, 10.
Published: 01 July 2000
... or disability. Numerous factors contribute to the somatization process. As indicated in Table 1 , 11 developmental factors within the family unit can predispose individuals to somatization. In addition, somatization is subject to cultural molding. It is prevalent in cultures that legitimize physical...
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Guides Newsletter (2018) 23 (1): 3–8.
Published: 01 January 2018
... fracture of the distal tibia), everything changes: the procedures to be performed, length of disability, and the prognosis. When uncertain of the diagnosis, it is permissible to list the symptoms, eg, low back pain (ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M54.5) or the physical findings, eg, knee effusion (M25.469...
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Guides Newsletter (2023) 28 (5): 1–40.
Published: 01 September 2023
...; however, the information is revealing. Most respondents (57%) were physicians; other participants included psychologists, other health care providers, and claims professionals. Most strongly agreed (46%) or agreed (43%) that AI will profoundly impact the medicolegal field (11% were neutral), and all...
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Guides Newsletter (2010) 15 (2): 1–10.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Urinary and Reproductive Systems 12.2 3.5 8.7 82 0.7 8 Skin 10.7 6.0 4.7 69 0.5 10 Endocrine System 9.3 5.3 4.0 67 0.1 11 Ear, Nose, Throat and Related Structures 5.5 3.0 2.5 53 0.5 12 Visual System 21.2 12.0 9.2 46 0.2 13 Central and Peripheral Nervous System...
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Guides Newsletter (2013) 18 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 January 2013
... were published in Spine and The Spine Journal in 2006, but for the current discussion, Dr. Carragee's simplest summary of the findings, presented at the 2005 NASS meeting (as documented in The Back Letter , Volume 20, No. 11, November 2005), will suffice. He explained, “Minor trauma was only...