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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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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/1015/od1.html

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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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0915/od1.html

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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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0815/od1.html

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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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0615/od1.html

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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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0715/od1.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Chronic Kidney Disease: ...

Feb 15, 2014 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) concludes that the evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of routine screening for chronic kidney disease (CKD) in asymptomatic adults.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0215/od1.html

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

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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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0215/od1.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for HIV: Recommendation Statement - ...

Apr 15, 2014 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends that clinicians screen for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in adolescents and adults 15 to 65 years of age. Younger adolescents and older adults who are at increased risk should also be screened.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0415/od1.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Coronary Heart Disease with ...

Jan 15, 2014 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends against screening with resting or exercise electrocardiography (ECG) for the prediction of coronary heart disease (CHD) events in asymptomatic adults at low risk of CHD events.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0115/od1.html

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

May 15, 2011 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening for osteoporosis in women 65 years or older and in younger women whose fracture risk is equal to or greater than that of a 65-year-old white woman with no additional risk factors.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0515/p1197.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Menopausal Hormone Therapy for the Primary ...

Mar 15, 2013 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends against the use of combined estrogen and progestin for the prevention of chronic conditions in postmenopausal women.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0315/od1.html

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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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0215/p283.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Intimate Partner Violence and ...

Apr 15, 2013 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends that clinicians screen women of childbearing age for intimate partner violence (IPV), such as domestic violence, and provide or refer women who screen positive to intervention services.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0415/od3.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Hearing Loss in Older Adults: ...

Jan 15, 2013 - 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 hearing loss in asymptomatic adults 50 years or older.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0115/od1.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Ovarian Cancer: Reaffirmation ...

May 15, 2013 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends against screening for ovarian cancer in women.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0515/od1.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Prevention of Falls in Community-Dwelling Older...

Dec 15, 2012 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends exercise or physical therapy and vitamin D supplementation to prevent falls in community-dwelling adults 65 years or older who are at increased risk of falls.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/1215/od3.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for and Management of Obesity in ...

Nov 15, 2012 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening all adults for obesity. Clinicians should offer or refer patients with a body mass index (BMI) of 30 kg per m2 or higher to intensive, multicomponent behavioral interventions.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/1115/od3.html

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

Sep 15, 2012 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening for cervical cancer in women 21 to 65 years of age with cytology (Papanicolaou [Pap] smear) every three years or, for women 30 to 65 years of age who want to lengthen the screening interval, screening with a ...

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0915/p555.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Aspirin for the Prevention of Cardiovascular ...

Jun 15, 2011 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends the use of aspirin in men 45 to 79 years of age when the potential benefit of a reduction in myocardial infarctions (MIs) outweighs the potential harm of an increase in gastrointestinal (GI) hemorrhage.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0615/p1464.html

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

Oct 15, 2012 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends counseling children, adolescents, and young adults 10 to 24 years of age who have fair skin about minimizing their exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation to reduce the risk of skin cancer.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/1015/od3.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Ocular Prophylaxis for Gonococcal Ophthalmia ...

Jan 15, 2012 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends prophylactic ocular topical medication for all newborns for the prevention of gonococcal ophthalmia neonatorum.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0115/p195.html

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

Feb 15, 2012 - 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 bladder cancer in asymptomatic adults.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0215/p397.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Lipid Disorders in Adults: ...

Dec 1, 2009 - Screening men: The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) strongly recommends screening men 35 years and older for lipid disorders.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/1201/p1273.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Testicular Cancer: Reaffirmation ...

Aug 15, 2011 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends against screening for testicular cancer in adolescent or adult males.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0815/p444.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Vision Screening for Children One to Five Years...

Jul 15, 2011 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends vision screening for all children at least once between the ages of three and five years to detect the presence of amblyopia or its risk factors.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0715/p221.html

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