Disability evaluation.

Title

Disability evaluation.

Creator

Demeter S L

Publisher

Occupational medicine (Philadelphia, Pa.)

Date

1998
1998-06

Description

A physician may be called upon to evaluate disability in the roles of impartial judge of impairment, expert witness in a legal case, or treating physician. Critical to these processes are discernment between disability and impairment, an understanding of legal responsibilities, and knowledge of the elements of examinations and reports.

Subject

*Disability Evaluation; Humans; Social Security; United States; Workers' Compensation

Rights

Article information provided for research and reference use only. All rights are retained by the journal listed under publisher and/or the creator(s).

Pages

315–323

Issue

2

Volume

13

Citation

Demeter S L, “Disability evaluation.,” NEOMED Bibliography Database, accessed June 12, 2024, https://neomed.omeka.net/items/show/3395.