This instruction implements Air Force Policy Directive , .. addressed in 59 MDWI , Infection Prevention and Control Program. (AFI) , Medical Evaluation Boards – Air Force Freedom of Read more about profiles, audit, officials, pimr, milpds and evaluation. Process supplements to this instruction as shown in Air Force Instruction (AFI) , TR: AFI and local medical treatment facility.

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Military members and civilians ordered by proper Air Force authority to participate in frequent and regular aerial flights. Heart and Vascular System. MEB evaluation is indicated in those instances when medical complications or sequelae of alcoholism for example, recurrent jaundice or ascites, esophageal varices, chronic pancreatitis, organic central nervous system CNS disorders, etc.

Moderate to severe mitral regurgitation, any etiology, if symptomatic or associated with subnormal ejection fraction. Peptic, duodenal or gastric with repeated incapacitations or absences instructiin duty because of recurrence of symptoms despite good medical management and supported by laboratory and X-ray evidence of activity or severe deformity.

Neuritis or paralysis due to peripheral nerve injury, when manifested by more than moderate, permanent functional impairment.

The extent to which the condition interferes with performance of military duty see Attachment 18, Deployment Criteria A credentialed flight surgeon of any Service instructiln government agency may perform medical examinations on Air Force flying personnel. Date of projected separation or retirement 6. 44157 administrative ait on the reverse side of the AF Form To be considered waiverable, any disqualifying condition should meet the following criteria: Genitourinary and Gynecological Surgery.


The numerical profile will not be changed. Purpose of AF Form Flight medicine section personnel will notify the individual squadron operations instructkon daily by telephone, or by some other form of expeditious communication, on changes in the DNIF status of aircrew and special operational duty personnel.


Members having orders for separation or retirement due to disability, who experience a significant clinical change before actual release from active duty, require revocation of orders and reprocessing of MEB.

Strictures of the urethra or ureter. Current letter from member’s private physician or dentist.

Assure Air Force aircrew proceeding for NATO duty of more than 30 days have copies of all pertinent medical information to include as a forxe footprints or similar identification documentation, the most aor flight physical, and AF FormSummary of Care. Intracoronary stents may, in certain instances, be acceptable without MEB if associated with a good result, no myocardial infarction has occurred, and a six month post-procedure treadmill is non-ischemic.

Term of Validity of Waivers: If not medically contraindicated, terminate all medication for at least 2 weeks before referral to a consultant or another medical facility for further work-up. Onstruction rheumatic valvulitis or sequelae of chronic rheumatic heart disease see also, valvular heart disease below. These should be investigated during the initial physical for accession, or when application for flying any flying classor other special duty is required.

They are inactive, but still require flying qualification.

Physiologic instrruction artificial, significantly interfering with the satisfactory performance of duty. Individuals determined to have primary mental deficiency or special learning defect which interferes with the satisfactory performance of duty are unsuitable and subject to administrative separation. Recurrent spontaneous pneumothorax when the underlying defect is not correctable by surgery. Attendance at service schools. Refer to AFI for onstruction on applying to physical fitness and develop instructipn to an Air Force career.

Acute insturction problems, injuries, or their appropriate therapy are cause for withholding certification of initial training or temporarily restricting the individual from controller duties until the problem is resolved.

Seizures following omission of prescribed medication or ingestion of alcoholic beverages are not indicative of the controllability of the disorder. Medical hold is not approved for the purpose of evaluating or treating chronic conditions, performing diagnostic studies, elective surgery or its convalescence, other elective treatment of remedial defects, or for conditions that do not warrant termination of active duty through the Disability Evaluation System.


Meets scheduled medical appointments as directed. Due to the advent of laser technology, the Amsler grid test is an efficient way to examine the central 10 degrees of the visual field in a very effective manner without the necessity of high-tech equipment. Recurring episodes of intestinal obstruction, characterized by abdominal colicky pain, and vomiting, and requiring frequent admissions to the hospital. At least three individuals are identified locally primary, secondary and alternate and ofrce on the use and application of the PIMR software.

Examination of an ARC member.

C order of evaluation assignment

Arteriosclerotic heart disease, when associated with congestive heart failure, persistent major rhythm disturbances, repeated angina attacks, silent ischemia at a low to moderate workload or objective evidence of myocardial infarction. Whether MEB processing is initiated 6.

Additionally, termination examinations are required for individuals being reassigned from hazardous to nonhazardous duties or by a specific AFOSH standard. It establishes procedures, requirements, recording, and medical standards for medical examinations given by the Air Force.

AFI 44-157

Forward elevation to 90 degrees. A minimum of 5 days, twice daily, blood pressures under specified therapy are required for the record. Drug dependency renders an individual unsuitable and subject to administrative separation.

Used to record biological indicator test results when SF Form 88, is not appropriate; that is, when biological indicator tests, but not a medical examination, is required, or when item 50 of SF Form 88 is inadequate.

Additional testing if indicated.

Indicators having immediate impact on PRP status or major health care concerns require that further evaluation or counseling needs be identified and the individual scheduled for any needed follow-up. Glaucoma with demonstrable changes in the optic disc or visual fields or not amenable to treatment. Revalidate or Revise the Profile Serial: