Lumbar spine disability, to include lumbosacral spine stenosis and degenerative disc disease [GRANTED]; (PTSD); major depressive disorder (MDD); OTHERES [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18123927


Citation Nr: 18123927 Decision Date: 08/03/18 Archive Date: 08/03/18 DOCKET NO. 10-25 495 DATE: August 3, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to service connection for a lumbar spine disability, to include lumbosacral spine stenosis and degenerative disc disease is granted. Entitlement to an acquired psychiatric disorder to include posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and major depressive disorder (MDD)…

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Service connection for an acquired psychiatric disorder, to include major depressive disorder (MDD) and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18123972


Citation Nr: 18123972 Decision Date: 08/03/18 Archive Date: 08/03/18 DOCKET NO. 15-13 493 DATE: August 3, 2018 REMANDED Service connection for an acquired psychiatric disorder, to include major depressive disorder (MDD) and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is remanded. REASONS FOR REMAND The Veteran had active service from October 1963 to November 1967. This matter comes…

The appeal for entitlement to an initial rating in excess of 10 percent for hypertension; The appeal for entitlement to a total disability rating based upon unemployability (TDIU) [WITHDRAWN] [DISMISSED] Citation Nr: 18124012


Citation Nr: 18124012 Decision Date: 08/03/18 Archive Date: 08/03/18 DOCKET NO. 15-33 334 DATE: August 3, 2018 ORDER 1. The appeal for entitlement to an initial rating in excess of 10 percent for hypertension is dismissed. 2. The appeal for entitlement to a total disability rating based upon unemployability (TDIU) is dismissed. FINDINGS OF FACT…

50% for major depressive disorder (MDD), with anxious distress and alcohol use disorder; individual unemployability (TDIU), effective from June 3, 2014 to August 2, 2016 [GRANTED] Citation Nr: 18124026


Citation Nr: 18124026 Decision Date: 08/03/18 Archive Date: 08/03/18 DOCKET NO. 15-06 628A DATE: August 3, 2018 ORDER Evaluation of a disability rating in excess of 50 percent for major depressive disorder (MDD), with anxious distress and alcohol use disorder, is granted. Entitlement to a total disability based on individual unemployability (TDIU), effective from June…

Residuals of post-operative small puncture wound of the chest; acquired psychiatric disorder, to include Major Depressive Disorder (MDD); [DENIED] Citation Nr: 18131222


Citation Nr: 18131222 Decision Date: 08/31/18 Archive Date: 08/31/18 DOCKET NO. 14-36 888 DATE: August 31, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to a compensable rating for residuals of post-operative small puncture wound of the chest is denied. Entitlement to service connection for an acquired psychiatric disorder, to include Major Depressive Disorder (MDD), and including as secondary to…

Left/right knee disorder [GRANTED]; posttraumatic, left/right hand & fingers osteoarthritis (OA); (MDD); [DENIED] hypertension & hypertensive heart disease [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18131246


Citation Nr: 18131246 Decision Date: 08/31/18 Archive Date: 08/31/18 DOCKET NO. 15-30 548 DATE: August 31, 2018 ORDER Whether new and material evidence has been received to reopen a claim for a left knee disorder, to include as secondary to service-connected right knee disorder, and if so, whether service connection is warranted is granted. Entitlement…

Service connection for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) with major depressive disorder (MDD) [GRANTED] Citation Nr: 1760251


Citation Nr: 1760251 Decision Date: 12/27/17 Archive Date: 01/02/18 DOCKET NO. 14-10 854 ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Waco, Texas THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to an effective date earlier than August 17, 2010, for the grant of service connection for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) with…

Entitlement to an initial rating in excess of 30 percent for major depressive disorder (MDD) and anxiety disorder [GRANTED] Citation Nr: 1754134


Citation Nr: 1754134 Decision Date: 11/28/17 Archive Date: 12/07/17 DOCKET NO. 14-08 409 ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Salt Lake City, Utah THE ISSUE Entitlement to an initial rating in excess of 30 percent for major depressive disorder (MDD) and anxiety disorder. REPRESENTATION Appellant represented…