Groups issue new guidelines for cervical cancer screening

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force and a coalition of several medical organizations including the American Cancer Society have issued new guidelines on cervical cancer screening. According to the USPSTF recommendation, women ages 21 to 65 should have a Pap smear every three years, and women ages 30 to 65 who prefer less frequent screenings may instead have a Pap test and be screened for human papillomavirus (HPV) every five years. The USPSTF guidelines were published in the Annals of Internal Medicine.

View Full Article in:

PR Newswire · New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Sr. Medical Device Reimbursement Specialist - Regional
Alcon
Fort Worth , TX
Assistant General Counsel/Senior Corporate Counsel - Healthcare Law Group
Genentech
94080, CA
Clinical Trials Agreements Specialist (209955)
The Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine Inc.
Rockville, MD
SAFETY, HEALTH, and ENVIRONMENTAL (SHE) REGIONAL SPECIALIST
Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc.
Newark, CA
MANAGER MEDICAL GAS COMPLIANCE AND SAFETY
Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc.
Houston, TX