|The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force posted today a final research
plan on Vision Screening in Children Ages 6 Months to 5 Years. The draft
research plan for this topic was posted for public comment from
September 24, 2015 to October 21, 2015. The Task Force reviewed all of
the comments that were submitted and took them into consideration as it
finalized the research plan. To view the final research plan,
please go to http://www.
Final Research Plan
Final Research Plan for Vision Screening in Children Ages 6 Months to 5 Years
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.
The final Research Plan will be used to guide a systematic review of the evidence by researchers at an Evidence-based Practice Center. The resulting Evidence Review will form the basis of the USPSTF Recommendation Statement on this topic.
The draft Research Plan was available for comment from September 24 until October 21, 2015 at 8:00 p.m., ET.