Idiopathic Scoliosis in Adolescents: Screening
Release Date: June 2004
Summary of Recommendation
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends against the routine screening of asymptomatic adolescents for idiopathic scoliosis.
|The USPSTF recommends against the service. There is moderate or high certainty that the service has no net benefit or that the harms outweigh the benefits|
Current as of: July 2015
Internet Citation: Final Update Summary: Idiopathic Scoliosis in Adolescents: Screening. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. July 2015.