Podcast: Controversy over AMA Guides

workers compThe sixth edition of the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment is causing some to question its reliability. The guide is used in workers’ compensation cases to rate the level of impairment. In this edition of Workers Comp Matters from the Legal Talk Network, host Alan Pierce talks to Chris Brigham, MD about whether the AMA Guides is a valid way to measure disability ratings.