Compensation for Chronic Pain
- Gordon Waddell
- TSO (The Stationery Office)
This report reviews the topic of compensation for chronic pain, in the light of the recommendations of the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP) task force on the management of pain-related disability, the subsequent policy debate and the resulting medical and legal challenges in Canada from 1987 to 2003.
It has been written by an orthopaedic surgeon who now works as an independent consultant on disability policy to the UK Department for Work and Pensions.
Aspects covered include:
the legal use of medical evidence
general developments in Canadian workers' compensation
the debate over compensation in Nova Scotia
Ontario and Alberta
assessment of impairment in chronic pain
|Format||Paperback||Published||18 Nov 2004|
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