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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: ...

Apr 15, 2015 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends one-time screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) with ultrasonography in men ages 65 to 75 years who have ever smoked.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Vitamin D Deficiency in Adults: ...

May 1, 2015 - The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for vitamin D deficiency in asymptomatic adults.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Behavioral Counseling to Promote a Healthful ...

May 1, 2015 - The USPSTF recommends offering or referring adults who are overweight or obese and have additional cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors to intensive behavioral counseling interventions to promote a healthful diet and physical activity for CVD prevention.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Low-Dose Aspirin Use for the Prevention of ...

Mar 1, 2015 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends the use of low-dose aspirin (81 mg per day) as preventive medication after 12 weeks of gestation in women who are at high risk of preeclampsia.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Hepatitis B Virus Infection in ...

Apr 15, 2015 - The USPSTF recommends screening for hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in persons at high risk for infection.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Primary Hypertension in Children ...

Feb 15, 2015 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for primary hypertension in asymptomatic children and adolescents to prevent subsequent cardiovascular disease in childhood or ...

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Behavioral Counseling Interventions to Prevent ...

Apr 1, 2015 - The USPSTF recommends intensive behavioral counseling for all sexually active adolescents and for adults who are at increased risk for sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Suicide Risk in Adolescents, ...

Feb 1, 2015 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for suicide risk in adolescents, adults, and older adults in primary care.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Prevention of Dental Caries in Children from ...

Feb 1, 2015 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends that primary care clinicians prescribe oral fluoride supplementation starting at six months of age for children whose water supply is deficient in fluoride.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Chlamydia and Gonorrhea: ...

Apr 1, 2015 - The USPSTF recommends screening for chlamydia in sexually active women aged 24 years or younger and in older women who are at increased risk for infection.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and ...

Jan 15, 2015 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends that primary care clinicians screen women who have family members with breast, ovarian, tubal, or peritoneal cancer with one of several screening tools designed to identify a family history that may be associated with an ...

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Cognitive Impairment in Older ...

Mar 15, 2015 - The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for cognitive impairment.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Oral Cancer: Recommendation ...

Mar 15, 2015 - The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for oral cancer in asymptomatic adults.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Vitamin, Mineral, and Multivitamin Supplements ...

Jan 1, 2015 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of the use of multivitamins for the prevention of cardiovascular disease or cancer.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Primary Care Behavioral Interventions to Reduce...

Mar 1, 2015 - The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of primary care–based behavioral interventions to prevent or reduce illicit drug or nonmedical pharmaceutical use in children and adolescents. This recommendation applies to ...

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Peripheral Artery Disease Screening and ...

Dec 15, 2014 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for peripheral artery disease (PAD) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk assessment with the ankle-brachial index (ABI) in adults.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Gestational Diabetes Mellitus: ...

Dec 1, 2014 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in asymptomatic pregnant women after 24 weeks of gestation.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force - American ...

Feb 15, 2013 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends against prostate-specific antigen (PSA)-based screening for prostate cancer.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Primary Care Interventions to Prevent Tobacco ...

Nov 15, 2014 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends that primary care clinicians provide interventions, including education or brief counseling, to prevent initiation of tobacco use in school-aged children and adolescents.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Medications for Risk Reduction of Primary ...

Nov 1, 2014 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends that clinicians engage in shared, informed decision making with women who are at increased risk of breast cancer about medications to reduce their risk. For women who are at increased risk of breast cancer and at low risk of ...

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Hepatitis C Virus Infection in ...

Sep 15, 2014 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening for hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in persons at high risk of infection. The USPSTF also recommends offering one-time screening for HCV infection to adults born between 1945 and 1965.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Glaucoma: Recommendation ...

Oct 15, 2014 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) in adults.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Primary Care Interventions to Prevent Child ...

Aug 15, 2014 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of primary care interventions to prevent child maltreatment. This recommendation applies to children who do not have signs or symptoms of ...

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Lung Cancer: Recommendation ...

Jul 15, 2014 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends annual screening for lung cancer with low-dose computed tomography (CT) in adults 55 to 80 years of age who have a 30 pack-year smoking history and currently smoke or quit within the past 15 years.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening and Behavioral Counseling ...

Jun 15, 2014 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends that clinicians screen adults 18 years or older for alcohol misuse and provide persons engaged in risky or hazardous drinking with brief behavioral counseling interventions to reduce alcohol misuse.

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