clinical preventive services guidelines

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A summary of current understanding of the efficacy of interventions intended to promote good health and/or prevent disease and injury, set out in the Clinician's Handbook of Preventive Services as part of an initiative of the US Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion known as “Put Prevention into Practice.” The work of the Preventive Services Task Force is now directed by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; details are available at http://odphp.osophs.dhhs.gov/pubs/guidecps/.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.

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