Stay up to date with the latest USPSTF recommendations for screening and preventive interventions in primary care. Walk away from this session with a firm grasp of the evidence of benefits vs harms for each of these recommendations so that you and your patients are positioned to make the best decisions for their care.
- Discuss the USPSTF’s screening recommendations for atrial fibrillation, hypertension, and pre- and type 2 diabetes
- Review which patients would benefit from screening for gonorrhea and chlamydia
- Identify which recommendations carry the strongest evidence of benefit over harm and should be implemented without hesitancy
- Describe the recommended use of aspirin for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and dietary supplementation for CVD