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Hello, I have C&P exams all in one day in January. Any advice on what to expect? Here's a synopsis on what I'm up against/working with. - PTSD increase is based off several years of VA mental health treatment and a Nexus letter written by my mental health doctor, which named PTSD, Depression, Chronic Pain Syndrome with depression, Panic D/O with Agoraphobia and survivor's guilt as a diagnosis (last 3 are recently added to records). - Knee pain- VA issued me a big knee brace and my primary care (tricare) orthopedics specialist just put me an Ankle-Foot Orthosis (AFO) brace b
What are the different ways examiners can measure RoM of knee extension? Just got results back from C&P finally (after 5 years) got my left knee connected (just need right knee now). Nurse practitioner couldn't get my knee to extend enough in the seated position to get a reading (essentially 0°) next did the flexion test from the lying down position, no problem bringing thigh up to flexion. Straightening it was a different story, struggled to get it to lay flat (0°-135° flexion, normal range). Raters denied me RoM for the lousy extension? I though extension was done from the s
Well, I just received notice from the official white envelope. Decision dated 12/31/2015. It was my last DRO hearing which did not fair well in my opinion, however, it can't rain all the time. Some good did come from the meeting. The decisions are from a knee claim back in June 2014. NOD hearing performed in October 2015. Evaluation of left knee chondromalacia, which is 0 percent disabling, is increased to 10 percent effective June 2014 Evaluation of right knee chondromalacia, which is 0 percent disabling, is increased to 10 percent effective June 2014 I am pleased to som