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Carl the Engineer

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All,

I am not applying for TDIU, however just recieved a copy of my med record. Found this in there:

Progress Notes Printed On Apr 21, 2011

USUAL OCCUPATION: Police officer

IS VETERAN CURRENTLY EMPLOYED? Yes

CURRENT OCCUPATION: As above

TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT: Fulltime

DURATION OF CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: 1 to 2 years

TIME LOST FROM WORK DURING LAST 12-MONTH PERIOD: 0

OTHER OCCUPATIONAL HISTORY SINCE DISCHARGE OR SINCE LAST EXAM: He went to police academy for three months after getting out after completing the course, he became police officer.

SUMMARY OF ALL PROBLEMS, DIAGNOSES AND FUNCTIONAL EFFECTS:

DIAGNOSIS: Right and left Shoulder Tendinopathy with mild bilateral AC joint degenerative arthritis

Right Elbow Tendinopathy

PROBLEM ASSOCIATED WITH THE DIAGNOSIS: Right Shoulder pain

EFFECT ON USUAL OCCUPATION: Significant Effects

THIS DISABILITY'S IMPACT ON OCCUPATIONAL ACTIVITIES: Decreased mobility, Problems with lifting and carrying, Pain

RESULTING WORK PROBLEM: Other

OTHER EFFECTS ON OCCUPATIONAL ACTIVITIES: Veteran has pain and discomfort in his right arm during his duty as police officer specially in certain kinds of movements like taking the pistol out of belt etc.

ARE THERE EFFECTS OF THE PROBLEM ON THE USUAL DAILY ACTIVITIES: Yes

CHORES: Mild

SHOPPING: Mild

EXERCISE: Severe

SPORTS: Severe

RECREATION: Moderate

TRAVELING: Mild

FEEDING: None

BATHING: None

DRESSING: None

TOILETING: None

GROOMING: None

DRIVING: Mild

COMPENSATION AND PENSION EXAMINATION PERIPHERAL NERVES

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Hamslice

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