March 28, 2017 – The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force released today a final recommendation statement on screening for celiac disease. The Task Force concludes that more research is needed to recommend for or against screening for celiac disease in persons who have no signs or symptoms. To view the recommendation and the evidence on which it is based, please go to https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/Page/Document/UpdateSummaryFinal/celiac-disease-screening.
The final recommendation statement can also be found in the March 28 online issue of JAMA.
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