Corporate report

IMEG first report and recommendations on medical aspects of the Boyce review of the AFCS

Independent Medical Expert Group report on medical aspects of Lord Boyce's review of the Armed Forces Compensation Scheme.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government



The Independent Medical Expert Group was set up on the recommendation of Lord Boyce’s review of the Armed Forces Compensation Scheme (AFCS) to advise ministers on medical aspects of the scheme. The following topics are addressed in the report, with recommendations:

  • topic 1: hearing loss
  • topic 2: traumatic Injury to genitalia (male and female)
  • topic 3: non freezing cold injury
  • topic 4: paired injuries
  • topic 5: brain injury
  • topic 6: spinal injury
  • topic 7: mental health disorders
Published 19 January 2011