The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, 2006: Recommendations of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

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The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, 2006: Recommendations of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

Description

This guide, based on the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations, was developed to assist clinicians with providing clinical preventive care to their patients.

This tool addresses the following topics:

  • Preventive services recommended by the USPSTF
  • Recommendations for adults
    • Cancer
    • Heart and vascular diseases
    • Infectious diseases
    • Injury and violence
    • Mental health conditions and substance abuse
    • Metabolic, nutritional, and endocrine conditions
    • Musculoskeletal conditions
    • Obstetric and gynecologic conditions
    • Vision disorders
  • Recommendations for children

History

Release Date: 2006
Original Summary: November 2006
Last Updated: 12/16/08

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