Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Screening in Men Ages 65 to 75 Years Who Have Ever Smoked
Description of Resource:
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends 1-time screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm by ultrasonography in men ages 65–75 who have ever smoked. This is a B recommendation, which means the USPSTF recommends the service. There is high certainty that the net benefit is moderate or there is moderate certainty that the net benefit is moderate to substantial.