AMA Guides® Digital
The gold standard methodology for the assessment of permanent impairment for over 50 years.
The AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment is the gold standard in medical impairment rating, emphasizing the fundamental skills needed to evaluate and communicate patient impairments. Guides 6th 2023 is the most recent edition of the AMA Guides.
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On January 1, 2023, the American Medical Association will consider Guides 6th 2023 to be the most recent edition of the AMA Guides and the most current edition of Guides 6th. Read the Press Release
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