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This topic page summarizes the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening for chronic kidney disease.
Release Date: August 2012
- The USPSTF concludes that the evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of routine screening for chronic kidney disease in asymptomatic adults.
Grade: I Statement.
|Supporting Document||Related Items|
|Recommendation Statement (PDF File, 135 KB; PDF Help)||Clinical Summary (PDF File, 34 KB; PDF Help)|
|Consumer Fact Sheet (PDF File, 229 KB; PDF Help)|
|Evidence Report (PDF File, 201 KB; PDF Help)||Comparative Effectiveness Review (PDF File, 7.5 MB; PDF Help)|
Current as of October 2012
Screening for Chronic Kidney Disease, Topic Page. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/uspsckd.htm