Guide to Clinical Preventive Services: Report of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
DIANE Publishing, 1989 - 294 pages
A report on recommended clinical preventive services that should be provided to patients in the course of routine clinical care, including screening for vascular, neoplastic and infectious diseases, and metabolic, hematologic, ophthalmologic and ontologic, prenatal, and musculoskeletal disorders. Also, mental disorders and substance abuse, counseling, and immunizations/chemoprophylaxis. Tables.
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