Archived: Child Maltreatment: Primary Care Interventions
Original Release Date: June 2013
This version of this topic is currently archived and inactive. It should be used for historical purposes only.
Archived: Recommendation Summary
Summary of Recommendations and Evidence
The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of primary care interventions to prevent child maltreatment. This recommendation applies to children who do not have signs or symptoms of maltreatment.
See the Suggestions for Practice Regarding the I Statement in the Clinical Considerations section.
Archived: Related Information for Consumers
Internet Citation: Final Update Summary: Child Maltreatment: Primary Care Interventions. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. September 2016.