Release Date: July 2013
Summary of Recommendations
The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) in adults.
|The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of the service. Evidence is lacking, of poor quality, or conflicting, and the balance of benefits and harms cannot be determined.|
See the Suggestions for Practice Regarding the I Statement in the Clinical Considerations section for more information.
Internet Citation: Final Update Summary: Glaucoma: Screening. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. September 2016.