VASRDVeterans Administration Schedule for Rating Disabilities
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The disability costs are based on the prevalence of the most probable VASRD associated with the queried ICD-9 diagnosis among the Army veteran population.
Section 1642 of the National Defense Authorization Act 081 states that the service secretaries shall, to the extent feasible, only use the criteria in the VASRD to rate compensable disabilities, including any applicable interpretations by the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.
The DoD PDRB will ignore any DoD and service regulations that were inconsistent with the VASRD in effect at the time of the adjudication.