The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force posted today a draft recommendation statement and draft evidence review on screening for depression in children and adolescents. Both are available for review and public comment from September 8, 2015 through October 5, 2015. To review the draft recommendation statement and draft evidence review and submit comments, go to http://www.
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force released today final recommendation statements on Screening for Iron Deficiency Anemia and Iron Supplementation in Pregnant Women and Screening for Iron Deficiency Anemia in Young Children. To view the recommendations and the evidence on which they are based, please go here and here. Fact sheets that explain these final recommendations in plain language are also available. The final recommendation statement on screening for iron deficiency anemia and iron supplementation in pregnant women can be found in the September 8 online issue of Annals of Internal Medicine and the recommendation statement on screening for iron deficiency anemia in young children can be found in the September 8 online issue of Pediatrics.
Public Comment on Draft Recommendation Statement and Draft Evidence Review: Screening for Depression in Children and Adolescents