Lipid Disorders in Children and Adolescents: Screening
Release Date: July 2016
|Children and adolescents 20 years or younger|
The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for lipid disorders in children and adolescents 20 years or younger.
Related Information for Consumers
- Final Research Plan
- Final Evidence Review: Screening for Multifactorial Dyslipidemia
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Current as of: August 2016
Internet Citation: Final Update Summary: Lipid Disorders in Children and Adolescents: Screening. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. September 2016.