Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, 2014

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Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, 2014

Description

The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services includes U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening, counseling, and preventive medication topics and includes clinical considerations for each topic. This new pocket guide is an authoritative source for making decisions about preventive services.

The 2014 guide covers USPSTF new and updated recommendations from 2004 through May 2014, topics in development, background about the USPSTF, and additional resources. This edition features at-a-glance clinical summary tables for ease of use.

The guide includes the following:

  • Section 1: Preventive services recommended by the USPSTF
  • Section 2: Clinical summaries of recommendations for adults
  • Section 3: Clinical summaries of recommendations for children and adolescents
  • Section 4: Immunizations
  • Section 5: Topics in progress
  • Appendixes

Developer:

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)

Funding Sources:

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

History

Release Date: 2012
Review Date: 2014
Recent Summary: July 2014
Original Summary: February 2013
Last Updated: 07/16/14

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