Blood Pressure in Adults (Hypertension): Screening
Release Date: December 2007
This topic is in the process of being updated. Please go to the Update in Progress section to see the latest documents available.
Summary of Recommendations
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening for high blood pressure in adults 18 and over.
|The USPSTF recommends the service. There is high certainty that the net benefit is substantial.|
Related Information for Health Professionals
Internet Citation: Final Update Summary: Blood Pressure in Adults (Hypertension): Screening. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. July 2015.