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Sexually Transmitted Infections: Recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task...

Dec 1, 2016 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has issued recommendations on behavioral counseling to prevent sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and recommendations about screening for individual STIs. Clinicians should obtain a sexual history to assess for behaviors that increase...

American Family Physician : Article

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/1201/p907.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Statin Use for the Primary Prevention of ...

Jan 15, 2017 - The USPSTF recommends that adults without a history of cardiovascular disease (CVD) (i.e., symptomatic coronary artery disease or ischemic stroke) use a low- to moderate-dose statin for the prevention of CVD events and mortality when all of the following criteria are met: (1) they are ...

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

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0115/od1.html

Don’t Undermine Objectivity, Research Focus of USPSTF, AAFP President Tells Energy and ...

Nov 30, 2016 - AAFP President Says Do Not Undermine Objectivity, Research Focus of USPSTF

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Resolution No. 314 (Hawaii A) - Insurance Coverage of USPSTF A and B Recommendations --...

This resolution asks that the American American Academy of Family Physicians advocate that all health plans be required to cover USPSTF A and B recommendations and vaccinations recommended by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), and be it further that Medicare and ...

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http://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/hawaii-a.mem.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Celiac Disease: Recommendation ...

Sep 15, 2017 - The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for celiac disease in asymptomatic persons.

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

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0915/od1.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Obesity in Children and Adolescents:...

Oct 15, 2017 - The USPSTF recommends that clinicians screen for obesity in children and adolescents 6 years and older, and offer or refer them to comprehensive, intensive behavioral interventions to promote improvements in weight status.

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

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1015/od4.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Gynecologic Conditions with Pelvic ...

Aug 15, 2017 - The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of performing screening pelvic examinations in asymptomatic, non-pregnant adult women.

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

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0815/od1.html

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

Dec 15, 2016 - The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for lipid disorders in children and adolescents 20 years or younger.

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

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/1215/od1.html

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

Feb 15, 2017 - The USPSTF recommends screening for colorectal cancer starting at age 50 years and continuing until age 75 years.

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

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0215/od1.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Depression in Adults: Recommendation...

Aug 15, 2016 - The USPSTF recommends screening for depression in the general adult population, including pregnant and postpartum women. Screening should be implemented with adequate systems in place to ensure accurate diagnosis, effective treatment, and appropriate follow-up.

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

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0815/od1.html

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

Oct 15, 2016 - The USPSTF recommends initiating low-dose aspirin use for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and colorectal cancer (CRC) in adults aged 50 to 59 years who have a 10% or greater 10-year CVD risk, are not at increased risk for bleeding, have a life expectancy of at ...

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

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/1015/od1.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults: ...

Jul 15, 2017 - The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in asymptomatic adults.

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

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0715/od1.html

USPSTF Draft Recommendations Address Falls, Fractures

Sep 28, 2017 - On Sept. 26, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force posted two draft recommendation statements and draft evidence reviews on the prevention of falls and fractures in older adults.

AAFP News : Health of the Public

http://www.aafp.org/news/health-of-the-public/20170928uspstfdraftfalls.html

USPSTF Offers Updated Cervical Cancer Screening Regimen

Sep 22, 2017 - A new draft statement from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force includes a recommendation to screen women ages 30-65 for cervical cancer every three years using cytology alone or every five years using high-risk HPV testing alone.

AAFP News : Health of the Public

http://www.aafp.org/news/health-of-the-public/20170922uspstfdraftcervca.html

USPSTF, AAFP: Perform Vision Screening in Children Ages 3-5

Sep 6, 2017 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force has issued a final recommendation statement that calls for clinicians to conduct vision screening at least once in children ages 3-5 years.

AAFP News : Health of the Public

http://www.aafp.org/news/health-of-the-public/20170906kidsvisionscrn.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Abnormal Blood Glucose and Type 2 ...

Jan 15, 2016 - The USPSTF recommends screening for abnormal blood glucose as part of cardiovascular risk assessment in adults aged 40 to 70 years who are overweight or obese. Clinicians should offer or refer patients with abnormal blood glucose to intensive behavioral counseling interventions to ...

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

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0115/od1.html

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

May 15, 2017 - The USPSTF recommends that all women who are planning or capable of pregnancy take a daily supplement containing 0.4 to 0.8 mg (400 to 800 μg) of folic acid.

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

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0515/od4.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Serologic Screening for Genital Herpes Infection: ...

Jun 15, 2017 - The USPSTF recommends against routine serologic screening for genital herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection in asymptomatic adolescents and adults, including those who are pregnant.

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

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0615/od1.html

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

Feb 15, 2016 - The USPSTF recommends screening for high blood pressure in adults aged 18 years or older.

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

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0215/p300.html

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

Apr 15, 2017 - The USPSTF recommends providing interventions during pregnancy and after birth to support breastfeeding.

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

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0415/od1.html

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: Screening for Latent Tuberculosis Infection in ...

Mar 15, 2017 - The USPSTF recommends screening for latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) in populations at increased risk.

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

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0315/od4.html

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

Nov 15, 2016 - The USPSTF recommends screening for syphilis infection in persons who are at increased risk for infection.

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

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/1115/od1.html

Editorials: Introducing a One-Page Adult Preventive Health Care Schedule: USPSTF ...

May 1, 2016 - The Adult Preventive Health Care Schedule provides a concise and informative visual representation of USPSTF recommendations.

American Family Physician : Editorials

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0501/p738.html

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

Sep 15, 2016 - The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of visual skin examination by a clinician to screen for skin cancer in adults.

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

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0915/p479.html

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