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Women Ages 13-18

Wellness assessments provide an opportunity for you to counsel patients about preventive care.1-7

Periodic Screening

Chlamydia and gonorrhea testing, if sexually active
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), if sexually active

High Risk Groups

Cholesterol (Lipid profile)
Colorectal cancer screening, for those with family history of familial adenomatous polyposis or 8 years after the start of pancolitis
Diabetes testing
Genetic testing
Hemoglobin level assessment
Hepatitis B virus testing
Hepatitis C virus testing
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
Sexually transmitted infection
Syphilis
Tuberculosis

Reference

  1. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Annual Women’s Health Care/Well Woman Recommendations. https://www.acog.org/About-ACOG/ACOG-Departments/Annual-Womens-Health-Ca...
  2. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Revised Recommendations for HIV Testing of Adults, Adolescents, and Pregnant Women in Health-care Settings. Sept 22, 2006/55(RR14);1-17. Available at: https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5514a1.htm
  3. 2019 ACC/AHA Guideline on the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease. Accessed August 12, 2019. Available at https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/suppl/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000678
  4. US Preventative Services Task Force. Screening for thyroid dysfunction: Recommendation statement. Am Fam Physician. 2015;91(11):790A-F
  5. National Osteoporosis Foundation. What women need to know. Accessed August 12, 2019. Available at https://www.nof.org/preventing-fractures/general-facts/what-women-need-t...
  6. Nicolle LE, Bradley S, Colgan R, Rice JC, Schaeffer A, Hooton TM. Infectious Disease Society of America. Guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of asymptomatic bacteriuria in adults. Clin Infect Dis. 2005;40:642-54
  7. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Syphilis – CDC Fact Sheet (Detailed). Atlanta, GA: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Dept of Health and Human Services; 2017. https://www.cdc.gov/std/syphilis/stdfact-syphilis-detailed.htm; last updated: February 13, 2017. Accessed January 3, 2018