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This topic page summarizes the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening for glaucoma.
Release Date: July 2013
- The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for primary open-angle glaucoma in adults.
Grade: I Statement.
|Supporting Document||Related Items|
|Recommendation Statement (PDF File, 133 KB; PDF Help)||Clinical Summary (PDF File, 33 KB; PDF Help)|
|Consumer Fact Sheet (PDF File, 146 KB; PDF Help)|
|Evidence Report (PDF File, 191 KB; PDF Help)||Comparative Effectiveness Review, Screening (PDF File, 6.8 MB; PDF Help)|
|Comparative Effectiveness Review, Treatment (PDF File, 6.2 MB; PDF Help)|
Current as of July 2013
Screening for Glaucoma, Topic Page. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/uspsglau.htm