Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for Suicide Risk in Adolescents, Adults, and Older Adults in Primary Care
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force released today a final Recommendation Statement on screening for suicide risk in adolescents, adults, and older adults in primary care. To view the recommendation and the evidence on which it is based, please go to http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf13/suicide/suicidefinalrs.htm. A fact sheet that explains the final recommendation in plain language is available here http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf13/suicide/suicidefinalfact.pdf. The final Recommendation Statement can also be found in the May 20, 2014 issue of Annals of Internal Medicine.
Internet Citation: Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for Suicide Risk in Adolescents, Adults, and Older Adults in Primary Care. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. May 2014.