Slide 4. Objectives

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


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Encourage focus on prevention 04
Identify basic health screening principles 06
Discuss the role of evidence-based medicine 12
Define the USPSTF grading system 14
Implement wellness intervention 24
Discuss counseling and delivery to patients 27
Describe new federal initiatives 30
Demonstrate USPSTF-related Resources 32


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 2014
Internet Citation: Slide 4. Objectives. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.