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Screening for Colorectal Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.
IMPORTANCE Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the United States. In 2016, an estimated 134,000 persons will be diagnosed with the disease, and about 49,000 will die fromExpand
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Statin Use for the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.
Importance Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States, accounting for 1 of every 3 deaths among adults. Objective To update the 2008 USExpand
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Screening for Depression in Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.
DESCRIPTION Update of the 2009 US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for depression in adults. METHODS The USPSTF reviewed the evidence on the benefits and harms ofExpand
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Patient Education on Prostate Cancer Screening and Involvement in Decision Making
PURPOSE Many clinicians lack resources to engage patients in shared decision making for prostate cancer screening. We sought to evaluate whether previsit educational decision aids facilitate sharedExpand
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Screening for Prostate Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement
Importance In the United States, the lifetime risk of being diagnosed with prostate cancer is approximately 13%, and the lifetime risk of dying of prostate cancer is 2.5%. The median age of deathExpand
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Screening for Cervical Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement
Author(s): Curry, Susan J; Krist, Alex H; Owens, Douglas K; Barry, Michael J; Caughey, Aaron B; Davidson, Karina W; Doubeni, Chyke A; Epling, John W; Kemper, Alex R; Kubik, Martha; Landefeld, C Seth;Expand
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Screening for Depression in Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement
This systematic evidence review provides an update of the 2009 US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for depression in adults. This update specifically addressesExpand
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Engaging Primary Care Patients to Use a Patient-Centered Personal Health Record
PURPOSE Health care leaders encourage clinicians to offer portals that enable patients to access personal health records, but implementation has been a challenge. Although large integrated healthExpand
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Interactive Preventive Health Record to Enhance Delivery of Recommended Care: A Randomized Trial
PURPOSE Americans receive only one-half of recommended preventive services. Information technologies have been advocated to engage patients. We tested the effectiveness of an interactive preventiveExpand
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Promoting Informed Choice: Transforming Health Care To Dispense Knowledge for Decision Making
Patients need good information to make good choices, but supplying that needed information is not something that physicians and hospitals do well. Among the great ironies of the modern health careExpand
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