Cancer Prevention and Control: Promoting Informed Decision Making for Cancer Screening
These interventions aim to increase understanding about cancer screening and help clients make choices about screening that are consistent with their preferences and values.
Task Force Recommendations and Findings
This table lists an intervention reviewed by the Community Guide, with a summary of the Task Force finding (definitions of findings). Click on an underlined intervention title for a summary of the review, and where available, Research-tested Intervention Programs (RTIPs).
|Intervention||Task Force Finding|
|Promoting Informed Decision Making for Cancer Screening||Insufficient Evidence
The findings and conclusions on this page are those of the Community Preventive Services Task Force and do not necessarily represent those of CDC. Task Force evidence-based recommendations are not mandates for compliance or spending. Instead, they provide information and options for decision makers and stakeholders to consider when determining which programs, services, and policies best meet the needs, preferences, available resources, and constraints of their constituents.
The content of publications of the Guide to Community Preventive Services is in the public domain. Citation as to source, however, is appreciated. Sample citation: Guide to Community Preventive Services. Cancer prevention and control: promoting informed decision making for cancer screening. www.thecommunityguide.org/cancer/idm/index.html. Last updated: MM/DD/YYYY.
- Page last reviewed: January 3, 2014
- Page last updated: January 3, 2014
- Content source: The Guide to Community Preventive Services