Read the Final Recommendation

Click on the links below to read the Task Force’s final recommendation statement and related evidence materials. Recommendations made by the USPSTF are independent of the U.S. government. They should not be construed as an official position of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality or the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Drafts of these documents were posted for public comment from April 11 to May 8, 2017.

FINAL RECOMMENDATION STATEMENT

FINAL EVIDENCE REVIEW

CONTEXTUAL REVIEW 1

CONTEXTUAL REVIEW 2

EVIDENCE SUMMARY