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Screening for Primary Hypertension in Children and Adolescents


This topic page summarizes the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) evidence on screening for primary hypertension in children and adolescents.


Current Recommendation

Release Date: October 2013


Supporting Documents

Supporting Document Related Items
Recommendation Statement (PDF File, 133 KB; PDF Help) Clinical Summary (PDF File, 36 KB; PDF Help)
Consumer Fact Sheet (PDF File, 96 KB; PDF Help)
Evidence Report (PDF File, 936 KB; PDF Help) Evidence Synthesis (PDF File, 1.4 MB; PDF Help)

Current as of October 2013


Internet Citation:

Screening for Primary Hypertension in Children and Adolescents, Topic Page. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/uspshypechld.htm


 


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