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Discussion Paper - Multiple Sclerosis as a Compensable Consequence of Traumatic Injury Consultation

Current policy provided that the onset of multiple sclerosis (“MS”) could be precipitated by a compensable traumatic injury in an individual who was predisposed to the disease. Concerns were raised regarding the scientific basis for this policy.

At issue was a review of the current MS policy to determine if it was supportable by current science.

Consultation closed September 27, 2013.

Consultation Deadline: Sep 27, 2013 File type: PDF (597 KB) Asset type: Discussion Paper