Receive expert guidance on each change to the 2013 CPT code set direct from the American Medical Associaiton. This best-selling annual title serves as a reference tool for understanding each of the CPT code changes found in the CPOT 2013 codebook. Organized in the same manner as the CPT codebook, this guide provides the official AMA rationales for every new, revised and deleted CPT code and guideline.With an organizational structure similar to the CPT codebook, coders can easily conduct a side-by-side read of CPT Changes with the CPT codebook. Official AMA rationales provide a detailed explanation for the code or guideline change. At-a-glance tabular review of 2013 changes show the extent changes affect a particular specialty. Clinical examples, procedural descriptions and illustrations help explain the practical applicaiton for each change.