Vision in Children Ages 6 Months to 5 Years: Screening
Release Date: September 2017
|Children aged 3 to 5 years|
The USPSTF recommends vision screening at least once in all children aged 3 to 5 years to detect amblyopia or its risk factors.
|Children younger than 3 years|
The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of vision screening in children younger than 3 years.
Internet Citation: Final Update Summary: Vision in Children Ages 6 Months to 5 Years: Screening. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. September 2017.