Obesity in Children and Adolescents: Screening
Release Date: June 2017
|Children and adolescents 6 years and older|
The USPSTF recommends that clinicians screen for obesity in children and adolescents 6 years and older and offer or refer them to comprehensive, intensive behavioral interventions to promote improvements in weight status.
Current as of: June 2017
Internet Citation: Final Update Summary: Obesity in Children and Adolescents: Screening. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. June 2017.