General Medicine

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening USPSTF 2014 Guidelines

The current USPSTF guidelines for screening of abdominal aortic aneurysm were published in 2014. The guidelines recommend one time ultrasound guided screening for men smokers between age of 65-75 years. On the other hand recommendations are against screening in non smokers women. Check out the MASS trial to understand the source and literature background of guidelines.