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Announcements


The following is a list of announcements sent by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. For announcements issued before January 1, 2013, please select: www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/announcearch.htm.

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All 2014 Announcements

September 2014

09/09/14 Final Recommendation Statement: Low-Dose Aspirin Use for the Prevention of Morbidity and Mortality From Preeclampsia

August 2014

08/07/14 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
08/07/14 Final Research Plan: Screening for Preeclampsia
08/26/14 Final Recommendation Statement: Behavioral Counseling to Promote a Healthful Diet and Physical Activity for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Adults With Cardiovascular Risk Factors

July 2014

07/03/14 Final Research Plan: Primary Care Screening for Depression in Adults
07/08/14 Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis
07/10/14 USPSTF Releases 2014 Guide to Clinical Preventive Services
07/10/14 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Folic Acid Supplementation for the Prevention of Neural Tube Defects
07/24/14 Final Research Plan: Screening for Breast Cancer
07/28/14 USPSTF Releases e-Book Edition of the 2014 Guide to Clinical Preventive Services
07/31/14 Final Research Plan: Screening for Skin Cancer
07/31/14 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Celiac Disease

June 2014

06/05/14 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Latent Tuberculosis Infection in Adults
06/12/14 Final Research Plan: Screening for Impaired Visual Acuity in Older Adults
06/17/14 2014 Stay Healthy Consumer Brochures
06/24/14 Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
06/24/14 Public Comment on Draft Recommendation Statement and Draft Evidence Review: Screening for Vitamin D Deficiency in Adults
06/26/14 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Syphilis Infection in Nonpregnant Adolescents and Adults

May 2014

05/01/14 Final Research Plan: Screening for Dyslipidemia and Use of Statins to Improve Cardiovascular Outcomes in Adults
05/05/14 Final Recommendation Statement: Prevention of Dental Caries in Children From Birth Through Age 5 Years
05/13/14 Public Comment on Draft Recommendation Statement and Draft Evidence Review: Behavioral Counseling to Promote a Healthy Diet and Physical Activity for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Persons with Known Risk Factors
05/15/14 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Skin Cancer
05/20/14 Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for Suicide Risk in Adolescents, Adults, and Older Adults in Primary Care
05/22/14 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Preeclampsia
05/27/14 Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for Hepatitis B Virus Infection in Nonpregnant Adolescents and Adults
05/29/14 Final Research Plan: Screening for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Using Spirometry

April 2014

04/03/14 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Impaired Visual Acuity in Older Adults
04/08/14 Public Comment on Draft Recommendation Statement: Low-dose Aspirin for the Prevention of Morbidity and Mortality From Preeclampsia
04/14/14 AHRQ Seeks Nomination of New Members to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
04/17/14 Final Research Plan: Screening for Colorectal Cancer
04/29/14 Public Comment on Draft Recommendation Statements and Draft Evidence Reviews on Behavioral Counseling to Prevent STIs and Screening for Chlamydia and Gonorrhea

March 2014

03/11/14 Final Recommendation Statement: Primary Care Behavioral Interventions to Reduce Illicit Drug and Nonmedical Pharmaceutical Use in Children and Adolescents
03/18/14 Behavioral Counseling Research and Evidence-Based Practice Recommendations: USPSTF Perspectives
03/19/14 Announcement of New U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Chair and Co-Vice Chair
03/25/14 Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for Cognitive Impairment in Older Adults
03/27/14 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Primary Care Screening for Depression in Adults

February 2014

02/05/14 2014 Appointment of New U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Members
02/06/14 Final Research Plan: Behavioral Counseling and Pharmacotherapy Interventions for Tobacco Cessation in Adults, Including Pregnant Women
02/11/14 Public Comment on Draft Evidence Report and Draft Recommendation Statement: Screening for Hepatitis B Virus Infection in Nonpregnant Adolescents and Adults
02/18/14 Public Comment on Draft Evidence Report and Draft Recommendation Statement: Screening for Carotid Artery Stenosis
02/20/14 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Using Spirometry
02/25/14 Final Recommendation Statement: Vitamin, Mineral, and Multivitamin Supplements for the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease and Cancer
02/27/14 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Dyslipidemia and Use of Statins to Improve Cardiovascular Outcomes in Adults

January 2014

01/09/14 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Colorectal Cancer
01/13/14 Clinician Fact Sheet on Screening for Lung Cancer Final Recommendation Statement
01/14/14 Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
01/23/14 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Dyslipidemia in Children and Adolescents
01/28/14 Public Comment on Draft Recommendation Statement: Screening for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

All 2013 Announcements

December 2013

12/24/13 Final Recommendation Statement: Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women
12/31/13 Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for Lung Cancer

November 2013

11/5/13 Public Comment on Draft Recommendation Statement: Screening for Cognitive Impairment in Older Adults
11/7/13 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Behavioral Counseling and Pharmacotherapy Interventions for Tobacco Cessation in Adults, Including Pregnant Women
11/7/13 USPSTF Third Annual Report to Congress
11/12/13 Public Comment on Draft Recommendation Statement: Vitamin, Mineral, and Multivitamin Supplements for the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease and Cancer
11/14/13 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Breast Cancer
11/26/13 Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for Oral Cancer

October 2013

10/18/13 Final Research Plans: Aspirin Use for the Primary Prevention of Cancer and Aspirin Use for the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Events
10/21/13 Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for Primary Hypertension in Children and Adolescents
10/31/13 Final Research Plan: Screening for Speech and Language Delay and Disorders in Children Age 5 Years or Younger

September 2013

09/3/13 Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for Peripheral Artery Disease and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Assessment With the Ankle–Brachial Index in Adults
09/12/13 Final Research Plan: Screening for Childhood Major Depressive Disorder Among Children and Adolescents
09/24/13 Final Recommendation Statement: Medications for Risk Reduction of Primary Breast Cancer in Women
09/30/13 Public Comment on Draft Evidence Report and Draft Recommendation Statement: Primary Care Behavioral Interventions to Reduce Illicit and Nonmedical Pharmaceutical Use in Children and Adolescents

August 2013

08/15/13 Final Research Plan: Screening for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Impaired Fasting Glucose, and Impaired Glucose Tolerance
08/26/13 Final Recommendation Statement: Primary Care Interventions to Prevent Tobacco Use in Children and Adolescents

July 2013

07/09/13 Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for Glaucoma
07/11/13 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Aspirin Use for the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Events
07/25/13 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Speech and Language Delay and Disorders in Children
07/30/13 Public Comment on Draft Recommendation Statement: Screening for Lung Cancer

June 2013

06/11/13 Final Recommendation Statement: Primary Care Interventions to Prevent Child Maltreatment
06/13/13 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Aspirin Use to Prevent Colorectal Cancer
06/17/13 Extension of Opportunity for Public Comment
06/18/13 USPSTF Update: Public Comment Period Extended
06/20/13 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for High Blood Pressure in Adults
06/25/13 Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Adults

May 2013

05/02/13 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Impaired Fasting Glucose, and Impaired Glucose Tolerance
05/14/13 Final Recommendation Statement: Screening and Behavioral Counseling Interventions in Primary Care to Reduce Alcohol Misuse
05/21/13 Public Comment on Draft Evidence Report and Draft Recommendation Statement: Prevention of Dental Caries in Children From Birth Through Age 5 Years
05/28/13 Public Comment on Draft Recommendation Statement: Screening for Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
05/30/13 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Depression in Children and Adolescents

April 2013

04/02/13 Public Comment on Draft Evidence Report and Draft Recommendation Statement: Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer
04/09/13 Public Comment on Draft Recommendation Statement: Screening for Oral Cancer
04/11/13 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Iron Deficiency Anemia in Childhood and Pregnancy
04/16/13 Public Comment on Draft Recommendation Statement: Medications for Risk Reduction of Primary Breast Cancer in Women
04/23/13 Public Comment on Draft Recommendation Statement: Screening for Suicide Risk in Adolescents, Adults, and Older Adults
04/30/13 Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for HIV

March 2013

03/07/13 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Gonorrhea and Chlamydia
03/19/13 Public Comment on Draft Evidence Report and Draft Recommendation: Screening for Peripheral Artery Disease and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Assessment With Ankle Brachial Index in Adults
03/21/13 Two New USPSTF Videos Available
03/28/13 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Autism Spectrum Disorder in Young Children

February 2013

02/12/13 USPSTF Has Two New Tools Available for Primary Care
02/19/13 Public Comment on Draft Statement: Screening for Glaucoma
02/21/13 2013 Appointment of New USPSTF Members
02/26/13 Final Recommendation Statement: Vitamin D and Calcium Supplementation to Prevent Fractures in Adults
02/26/13 Public Comment on Draft Recommendation: Screening for Hypertension in Children and Adolescents

January 2013

01/15/13 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Screening for Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis
01/15/13 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Interventions to Reduce the Nonmedical Use of Drugs in Children and Adolescents
01/22/13 Public Comment on Draft Recommendation: Primary Care Interventions to Prevent Child Maltreatment
01/22/13 Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for Intimate Partner Violence and Abuse of Elderly and Vulnerable Adults
01/29/13 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Behavioral Counseling to Prevent Sexually Transmitted Infections
01/29/13 Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Behavioral Counseling to Promote a Healthy Diet and Physical Activity for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Persons With Known Risk Factors

Current as of September 2014


Internet Citation:

Announcements. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/announcements.htm


 


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