Updated Recommendations for Depression Screening in Adults

Depression is common among patients seen in a primary care setting and screening for depression is usually addressed by a primary care provider. The U-S Preventive Services Task Force, an independent group of medical experts, continually reviews the latest information on a wide range of preventive services. The Task Force has just issued updated recommendations on depression screening for adults.
Depression is common among patients seen in a primary care setting and screening for depression is usually addressed by a primary care provider. The U-S Preventive Services Task Force, an independent group of medical experts, continually reviews the latest information on a wide range of preventive services. The Task Force has just issued updated recommendations on depression screening for adults.