Primary Care Interventions to Prevent Child Maltreatment

The AAFP concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of primary care interventions to prevent child maltreatment. This recommendation applies to children who do not have signs or symptoms of maltreatment. (2013)

(Grade I recommendation)
Grade Definition:  http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/grades.htm#post(www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org)
Clinical Consideration:  http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf13/childabuse/childmaltreatfinalrs.htm#consider(www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org)