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Published Recommendations

Name Type Year Age Group
Autism Spectrum Disorder in Young Children: ScreeningScreening2016PediatricFemale, MaleAutism Developmental Delay SpectrumDevelopment and Behavior
Bacterial Vaginosis in Pregnancy to Prevent Preterm Delivery: ScreeningScreening2008Adolescent, AdultFemale (pregnant)Bacterial Vaginosis Pregnancy Infectious Diseases, Obstetric and Gynecologic Conditions
Asymptomatic Bacteriuria in Adults: ScreeningScreening2008Adolescent, AdultFemale, Female (pregnant), MaleBacteriuria Infectious Diseases, Obstetric and Gynecologic Conditions
Dental and Periodontal Disease: Counseling (Inactive)Counseling1996Adolescent, Adult, Pediatric, SeniorFemale, Female (pregnant), MaleDental Caries Dental Miscellaneous
Drug Use, Illicit: ScreeningScreening2008Adolescent, Adult, SeniorFemale, Female (pregnant), MaleDrug Use Mental Health Conditions and Substance Abuse
Drug Use, Illicit: Primary Care Interventions for Children and AdolescentsCounseling2014Adolescent, PediatricFemale, MaleDrug Use Mental Health Conditions and Substance Abuse
Ocular Prophylaxis for Gonococcal Ophthalmia Neonatorum: Preventive MedicationPreventive medication2011PediatricFemale, MaleOcular Prophylaxis Gonococcal Ophthalmia Neonatorum Eye DropsInfectious Diseases, Obstetric and Gynecologic Conditions, Perinatal Care, Vision and Hearing Disorders
Hearing Loss in Newborns: Screening (Inactive)Screening2008PediatricFemale, MaleHearing Loss NewbornsPerinatal Care, Vision and Hearing Disorders
Developmental Hip Dysplasia: ScreeningScreening2006PediatricFemale, MaleHip Dysplasia Musculoskeletal Disorders
Hyperbilirubinemia: Screening Infants (Inactive)Screening2009PediatricFemale, MaleHyperbilirubinemia Chronic Bilirubin EncephalopathyMetabolic, nutritional, and Endocrine Conditions
Blood Pressure in Children and Adolescents (Hypertension): ScreeningScreening2013Adolescent, PediatricFemale, MaleHypertension Blood Pressure Cardiovascular Disorders (Heart and Vascular Diseases)
Congenital Hypothyroidism: Screening (Referred)Screening2008PediatricFemale, MaleCongenital Hypothyroidism NewbornsMetabolic, nutritional, and Endocrine Conditions
Idiopathic Scoliosis in Adolescents: ScreeningScreening2004AdolescentFemale, MaleScoliosis AdolescentMusculoskeletal Disorders
Immunizations for Children (Referred)Preventive medication1996Adolescent, PediatricFemale, MaleimmunizationsInfectious Diseases
Lead Levels in Childhood and Pregnancy: ScreeningScreening2006Adolescent, AdultFemale, Female (pregnant), MaleLead Levels Elevated Miscellaneous, Obstetric and Gynecologic Conditions
Motor Vehicle Occupant Restraints: Counseling (Referred)Counseling2007Adolescent, Adult, Pediatric, SeniorFemale, Female (pregnant), MaleMotor Vehicle Seat Belt RestraintDevelopment and Behavior, Miscellaneous
Phenylketonuria in Newborns: Screening (Referred)Screening2008PediatricFemale, MalePhenylketonuria in Newborns PKUMetabolic, nutritional, and Endocrine Conditions, Perinatal Care
Rubella: Immunizations (Referred)Preventive medication1996PediatricFemale, MaleRubella Immunizations Infectious Diseases
Rubella: Screening (Inactive)Screening1996Adolescent, AdultFemale, MaleRubella Infectious Diseases
Sickle Cell Disease (Hemoglobinopathies) in Newborns: Screening (Referred)Screening2007PediatricFemale, MaleSickle Cell Hemoglobinopathies NewbornPerinatal Care
Syphilis Infection in Pregnancy: ScreeningScreening2009Adolescent, AdultFemale (pregnant)Syphilis PregnancyInfectious Diseases, Obstetric and Gynecologic Conditions
Alcohol Misuse: Screening and Behavioral Counseling Interventions in Primary CareCounseling, Screening2013Adolescent, Adult, SeniorFemale, MaleAlcohol Drinking Development and Behavior, Mental Health Conditions and Substance Abuse
Cervical Cancer: ScreeningScreening2012Adolescent, Adult, SeniorFemale, Female (pregnant)Cervical Cancer Pap Smear HPV Human Papillomavirus Hysterectomy CervixCancer
Child Maltreatment: Primary Care InterventionsCounseling, Screening2013Adolescent, PediatricFemale, MaleChild Abuse MaltreatmentDevelopment and Behavior, Injury Prevention, Mental Health Conditions and Substance Abuse
Hepatitis B in Pregnant Women: ScreeningScreening2009Adolescent, AdultFemale (pregnant)Hepatitis B PregnancyInfectious Diseases, Obstetric and Gynecologic Conditions
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection: ScreeningScreening2013Adolescent, AdultFemale, Female (pregnant), MaleHIV Human Immunodeficiency VirusInfectious Diseases
Skin Cancer: CounselingCounseling2012Adolescent, AdultFemale, MaleSkin Cancer Cancer
Testicular Cancer: ScreeningScreening2011Adolescent, AdultMaletesticular cancer testesCancer
Tobacco Use in Children and Adolescents: Primary Care InterventionsCounseling2013Adolescent, PediatricFemale, Maletobacco smoking cessationCancer, Development and Behavior, Miscellaneous
Chlamydia and Gonorrhea: ScreeningScreening2014Adolescent, Adult, SeniorFemale, Female (pregnant), MaleChlamydia GonorrheaInfectious Diseases
Dental Caries in Children from Birth Through Age 5 Years: ScreeningScreening2014PediatricFemale, MaleDental Caries Cavities Miscellaneous
Depression in Children and Adolescents: ScreeningScreening2016Adolescent, PediatricFemale, MaleDepression Mental Health Mental Health Conditions and Substance Abuse
Gestational Diabetes Mellitus, ScreeningScreening2014Adolescent, AdultFemale (pregnant)Gestational Diabetes Obstetric and Gynecologic Conditions
Hepatitis B Virus Infection: Screening, 2014Screening2014Adolescent, Adult, SeniorFemale, MaleHepatitis BInfectious Diseases
Iron Deficiency Anemia in Pregnant Women: Screening and SupplementationPreventive medication, Screening2015Adolescent, AdultFemale (pregnant)Iron Anemia Screening Supplementation PregnancyMetabolic, nutritional, and Endocrine Conditions
Sexually Transmitted Infections: Behavioral CounselingCounseling2014Adolescent, AdultFemale, Female (pregnant), MaleSexually Transmitted InfectionsInfectious Diseases
Speech and Language Delay and Disorders in Children Age 5 and Younger: ScreeningScreening2015PediatricFemale, MaleSpeech and Language Delay and DisordersDevelopment and Behavior
Suicide Risk in Adolescents, Adults and Older Adults: ScreeningScreening2014Adolescent, Adult, SeniorFemale, Malesuicide Mental Health Conditions and Substance Abuse
Youth Violence: Counseling (Referred)Counseling1996AdolescentFemale, MaleViolenceDevelopment and Behavior
Folic Acid for the Prevention of Neural Tube Defects: Preventive MedicationPreventive medication2017Adult, PediatricFemale, Female (pregnant)folic acid pregnancy Neural Tube Defects folateDevelopment and Behavior, Obstetric and Gynecologic Conditions, Perinatal Care
Syphilis Infection in Nonpregnant Adults and Adolescents: Screening Screening2016Adolescent, Adult, SeniorFemale, MalesyphillisInfectious Diseases
Celiac Disease: ScreeningScreening2017Adolescent, Adult, PediatricFemale, MaleCeliac Disease Metabolic, nutritional, and Endocrine Conditions
Obesity in Children and Adolescents: ScreeningCounseling, Screening2017Adolescent, PediatricFemale, Maleobesity healthy weight nutrition physical activity Metabolic, nutritional, and Endocrine Conditions
Lipid Disorders in Children and Adolescents: ScreeningScreening2016Adolescent, PediatricFemale, MaleLipid Disorder Cholesterol Familial Hyperlipidemia Dyslipidemia LipidsCardiovascular Disorders (Heart and Vascular Diseases)
Iron Deficiency Anemia in Young Children: ScreeningScreening2015PediatricFemale, MaleIron Anemia Screening ChildrenMetabolic, nutritional, and Endocrine Conditions
Genital Herpes Infection: Serologic ScreeningScreening2016Adolescent, AdultFemale, Female (pregnant), MaleHerpes HSV Genital Warts Infectious Diseases
Vision in Children Ages 6 Months to 5 Years: ScreeningScreening2017PediatricFemale, MaleVision Screening ChildrenVision and Hearing Disorders
Current as of: September 2017

Internet Citation: Published Recommendations. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. .
https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/BrowseRec/Index?age=Pediatric,Adolescent

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