Screening for Hearing Loss in Older Adults: Final Recommendation

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) released a final recommendation statement on screening for hearing loss in older adults. The Task Force concluded that more research is needed to determine whether to screen older adults for hearing loss before they have symptoms. To view the recommendation, the evidence on which it is based, and a summary for clinicians, please go here. The final recommendation statement can also be found in the March 23, 2021 online issue of JAMA.