Visual Impairment: Screening in Children Ages 3 to 5
Description of Resource:
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends vision screening at least once in all children ages 3 to 5 years to detect amblyopia or its risk factors. 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.