Guide for Aviation Medical Examiners
Decision Considerations - Aerospace Medical Dispositions
Item 36. Heart
The following lists the most common conditions of aeromedical significance, and course of action
that should be taken by the examiner as defined by the protocol and disposition in the table.
Medical certificates must not be issued to an applicant with medical conditions that require
deferral, or for any condition not listed that may result in sudden or subtle incapacitation
without consulting the AMCD or the RFS
Medical documentation must be submitted for any condition
in order to support an issuance of an airman medical certificate.