This supplemental publication to the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment, Sixth Edition (our item number 50012) is designed to assist users of the fifth edition transition to using the sixth edition of the Guides. Ideal for physicians, attorneys, insurers and policy makers.
Includes quick reference tables that compare and contrast changes between the fifth and sixth editions
Summarizes the new approach modeled after the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF)
Reviews key points and changes in each chapter
Features a state-by-state summary of workers' compensation statutes and interpretations of the Guides
Offers medical and legal tips that highlight and promote deeper understanding of the impairment assessment methology and its impairment ratings