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M2: PPC III USPSTF & CDC Vaccine Schedules and EBM Assignments 7/26/2022


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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Introduction/CDC Immunization Schedule



TOPIC 1: Introduction to the United States Preventative Services Task Force Recommendations

FACULTY: Heather McEwen, MLIS, MS & Jessica Ferrell, Ph.D.

Before Class Lecture on Clinical Guidelines: - Dr. Terry Shaneyfelt


After watching the video and attending class, students will be able to:  

  • Understand the requirements for the literature review and introduction to PBLI presentation assignments. 
  • Discuss the purpose of USPSTF and how their recommendations can be used to provide better patient care. 
  • Define each of the USPSTF grades 
  • Explain the purpose of guidelines and the criteria that determine high-quality guidelines. 
  • Discuss the limitations of guidelines. 
  • Explain where clinical guidelines are found on the EBM pyramid. 


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