Slide 4. Objectives

Presentation describes the methods used by the US Preventive Services Task Force to develop recommendations.

Objectives

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 Slide #
Encourage focus on prevention04
Identify basic health screening principles06
Discuss the role of evidence-based medicine12
Define the USPSTF grading system14
Implement wellness intervention24
Discuss counseling and delivery to patients27
Describe new federal initiatives30
Demonstrate USPSTF-related Resources32

Notes:

Helpful acronyms:
USPSTF — U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
AHRQ — Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
ePSS — Electronic Preventive Services Selector


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Page last reviewed October 2011
Internet Citation: Slide 4. Objectives. October 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/quality-resources/tools/ppip/ppipslides/ppiplongsl4.html