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Folic Acid to Prevent Neural Tube Defects

May 2009


This topic page summarizes the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on folic acid supplementation to prevent neural tube defects.

Summary of Recommendations / Supporting Documents


Summary of Recommendations

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Supporting Documents

Folic Acid to Prevent Neural Tube Defects, May 2009
Recommendation Statement (PDF File, 215 KB; PDF Help)
Supporting Article (PDF File, 162 KB; PDF Help)
Evidence Synthesis (PDF File, 315 KB; PDF Help)
Clinical Summary (PDF File, 85 KB; PDF Help)


Internet Citation:

Folic Acid to Prevent Neural Tube Defects, Topic Page. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/uspsnrfol.htm


 


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