Drug Use, Illicit: Screening
Release Date: January 2008
Summary of Recommendations
|Adolescents, Adults, and Pregnant Women|
The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening adolescents, adults, and pregnant women for illicit drug use.
|The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of the service. Evidence is lacking, of poor quality, or conflicting, and the balance of benefits and harms cannot be determined.|
Related Information for Consumers
Related Information for Health Professionals
- Screening in Primary Care Settings for Illicit Drug Use: Assessment of Screening Instruments - A Supplemental Evidence Update for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
- Screening in Primary Care Settings for Illicit Drug Use: Staged Systematic Review for the United States Preventive Services Task Force
Current as of: September 2013
Internet Citation: Recommendation Summary. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. September 2014.