Final Recommendation Statement: Screening for High Blood Pressure in Children and Adolescents

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has released a final recommendation statement on screening for high blood pressure in children and adolescents. The Task Force concluded that more research is needed to make a recommendation for or against screening. To view the recommendation, the evidence on which it is based, and a summary for clinicians, please click here. The final recommendation statement can also be found in the Nov. 10, 2020 online issue of JAMA.