USPSTF: Screening tools for suicide risk less effective in teens

04/22/2013 | PhysiciansBriefing.com · Reuters

An analysis reported in a draft recommendation from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force revealed a lack of evidence to assess the benefits of suicide screening in a primary care population. Researchers also noted the screening tools were less effective among adolescents than adults. The report appears in the Annals of Internal Medicine.

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