USPSTF Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, 2014

Recommendations of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force offers a free pocket guide for all providers of primary care services. The clinical summaries are abridged versions of recommendations from the USPSTF.

Medical News

FDA Recommends Consumers Steer Clear of Pure Powdered Caffeine

The powder, which has caused the death of one teenager, is being sold directly to consumers in bulk bags online.


Reviews of Note, May 14, 2014

Tinnitus, psychiatric comorbidities with epilepsy, cognitive training, the neurocircuitry of bipolar disorder, updates on research into ECT and neurosurgery, redefining the fear response, ADHD with emotional dysregulation

Reviews of Note, February 5, 2014

When meditation helps; chronic traumatic encephalopathy; antidepressants and liver injury; antidepressants and lithium in bipolar disorder; pharmacotherapy for delirium; anti-inflammatories in psychiatry; genetics in PTSD; micro-RNAs; brain organoids; testing for autism