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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: 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.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

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

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Folic Acid for the Prevention of Neural Tube ...

Dec 15, 2010 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends that all women planning or capable of pregnancy take a daily supplement containing 0.4 to 0.8 mg (400 to 800 mcg) of folic acid.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/1215/p1526.html

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

Apr 15, 2010 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening for colorectal cancer in adults using fecal occult blood test (FOBT), sigmoidoscopy, or colonoscopy, beginning at 50 years of age and continuing until 75 years of age. The risks and benefits of these screening methods...

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0415/p1012.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening of Infants for Hyperbilirubinemia to ...

Aug 15, 2010 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) concludes that the evidence is insufficient to recommend screening infants for hyperbilirubinemia to prevent chronic bilirubin encephalopa.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0815/p408.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening and Treatment for Major Depressive ...

Jul 15, 2010 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening adolescents (12 to 18 years of age) for major depressive disorder (MDD) when systems are in place to ensure accurate diagnosis, psychotherapy (i.e., cognitive behavioral or interpersonal), and follow-up.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0715/p178.html

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

Jun 15, 2010 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of using a whole-body skin examination by a primary care physician or patient skin self-examination for the early detection of cutaneous ...

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0615/p1433.html

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

May 15, 2010 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends interventions during pregnancy and after birth to promote and support breastfeeding.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0515/p1265.html

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

Mar 15, 2010 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends high-intensity behavioral counseling to prevent sexually transmitted infections (STIs) for all sexually active adolescents and for adults at increased risk of STIs.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0315/p763.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Syphilis Infection in Pregnancy: ...

Jan 15, 2010 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends that physicians screen all pregnant women for syphilis infection.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0115/od1.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Asymptomatic Bacteriuria in ...

Feb 15, 2010 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening for asymptomatic bacteriuria with urine culture for pregnant women at 12 to 16 weeks' gestation or at the first prenatal visit, if later.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0215/p505.html

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

Feb 15, 2010 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening for hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in pregnant women at their first prenatal visit.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0215/p502.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Congenital Hypothyroidism: ...

Nov 15, 2009 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening for congenital hypothyroidism in newborns.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/1115/od1.html

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

Jan 15, 2010 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening for hearing loss in all newborn infants.

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http://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0115/p185.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary ...

Oct 15, 2009 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends against screening adults for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) using spirometry.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/1015/p853.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Phenylketonuria: Reaffirmation ...

Dec 15, 2009 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening for phenylketonuria (PKU) in newborns.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/1215/p1466.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in ...

Nov 15, 2009 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening for type 2 diabetes mellitus in asymptomatic adults with sustained blood pressure (treated or untreated) greater than 135/80 mm Hg.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/1115/p1138.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for High Blood Pressure: ...

Jun 15, 2009 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening for high blood pressure in adults 18 years and older.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/0615/p1087.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Illicit Drug Use: Recommendation ...

Sep 15, 2009 - 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 adolescents, adults, and pregnant women for illicit drug use.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/0915/p623.html

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

Jul 15, 2009 - 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 gestational diabetes mellitus, before or after 24 weeks' gestation.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/0715/p173.html

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

Aug 15, 2009 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of prostate cancer screening in men younger than 75 years.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/0815/p381.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Carotid Artery Stenosis: ...

Apr 1, 2008 - This statement summarizes the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening for carotid artery stenosis and the supporting scientific evidence, and updates the 1996 recommendations contained in the Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, 2nd ed.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2008/0401/p1006.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Bacterial Vaginosis in Pregnancy ...

Jul 1, 2008 - This statement summarizes the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations and supporting scientificevidence on screening for bacterial vaginosis in pregnancy to prevent preterm delivery.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2008/0701/p106.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Sickle Cell Disease in Newborns: ...

May 1, 2008 - This statement summarizes the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening for sickle cell disease in newborns and the supporting scientific evidence; it also updates the 1996 recommendations contained in the Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, 2nd ed.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2008/0501/p1300.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Counseling About Proper Use of Motor Vehicle ...

Aug 1, 2008 - This statement summarizes the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on counseling about the proper use of motor vehicle occupant restraints and avoidance of alcohol use while driving.

American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2008/0801/p373.html

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