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The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has released two new short videos about the role the Task Force plays in preventive medicine and its process for developing evidence-based recommendations. Read more below, and follow the links to watch both videos.
Watch the “USPSTF Overview” video to learn more about the role of the USPSTF and how it works to improve preventive health care for all Americans. In this video, Task Force chair Dr. Virginia Moyer and members Dr. Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo and Dr. Mark Ebell discuss how the Task Force can help clinicians and patients decide together whether a preventive service is right for a patient's needs.
Watch the “USPSTF Recommendation Process” video to see inside the Task Force's process for developing a recommendation. Learn more about the evolution of a topic as Dr. Moyer, Dr. Bibbins-Domingo, and Dr. Ebell discuss creating a research plan, compiling an evidence report, developing a recommendation, and disseminating the recommendation. This video also features the importance of public input in the development of Task Force recommendations.
Current as of March 2013
USPSTF Videos. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/videos.htm