Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for Abdominal Aortic AneurysmAgency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) sent this bulletin at 06/24/2014 08:05 AM EDT
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force released today a final Recommendation Statement on screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm. To view the recommendation and the evidence on which it is based, please go tohttp://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf14/abdoman/abdomanfinalrs.htm. A fact sheet that explains the final recommendation in plain language is available herehttp://www.preventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf14/abdoman/abdomanfact.pdf. The final Recommendation Statement can also be found in the June 24 online issue of Annals of Internal Medicine.