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The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force is an independent, volunteer panel of national experts in disease prevention and evidence-based medicine. The Task Force works to improve the health of all Americans by making evidence-based recommendations about clinical preventive services.
 

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Search Task Force recommendations across a variety of topics on screenings, behavioral counseling, and preventive medications.

About the USPSTF

Learn more about the Task Force by watching this 2-minute video.

Opportunity for Public Comment

In an effort to make the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations clearer and its processes more transparent, the Task Force started posting draft Recommendation Statements online for public comment in 2010. To further enhance its work, the Task Force began inviting public comment on all its draft Research Plans in December 2011 and its draft Evidence Reviews in March 2013.

To learn more about and comment on USPSTF draft Research Plans, Evidence Reviews, or Recommendation Statements, click the links below.

  • Draft Research Plan
    Draft Research Plan for Diet and Physical Activity to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease in Adults With Risk Factors: Counseling
    Comment period ends 7/11/2018 8:00 PM EST
  • Draft Research Plan
    Draft Research Plan for High Blood Pressure in Adults: Screening
    Comment period ends 7/5/2018 8:00 PM EST
  • Draft Recommendation Statement
    Unhealthy Alcohol Use in Adolescents and Adults: Screening and Behavioral Counseling Interventions
    Comment period ends 7/2/2018 8:00 PM EST
  • Draft Evidence Review
    Draft Evidence Review for Unhealthy Alcohol Use in Adolescents and Adults: Screening and Behavioral Counseling Interventions
    Comment period ends 7/2/2018 8:00 PM EST
Current as of: June 2017

Internet Citation: Home. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. June 2018.
https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/

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