Medical Evaluation and Physical Disability
Paragraphs 5-1 through 5-41.
After completing this lesson, you should be able to:
List the purpose of the physical profile
Identify the categories of personnel to whom the
physical profile system applies.
Identify the functions of the body described by
each PULHES factor.
Identify the numerical designations used in the
physical profile system and the functional
capacity each designates.
List the use of profile serial modifiers.
Identify when, how, and by whom a physical
profile is recorded and reported.
List the use and distribution of DA Form 3349.
Identify the relationship of hospitalization and
medical evaluation to disability retirement and
Identify cases for which physical disability
processing is not applicable.
5-10. List the functions of the physical evaluation
5-11. Identify examples of cases requiring medical
5-12. List the procedures for distribution of medical