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Summer 2011: Task Force Releases New Recommendations and Findings

New Systematic Reviews and Findings Added to the Community Guide – May 2011

The Community Preventive Services Task Force issued the following evidence-based findings, based on systematic reviews conducted by Community Guide scientists and partners. The findings are posted in advance of the associated journal publications so that they may be used immediately. Click on an underlined intervention title below for a brief summary of the review.

Intervention Finding
Preventing Excessive Alcohol Consumption: Privatization of Retail Alcohol Sales Recommended Against
Increasing Appropriate Vaccination: Client or Family Incentive Rewards Recommended
Increasing Appropriate Vaccination: Monetary Sanctions Insufficient Evidence

Learn more about other Community Guide systematic reviews by visiting Community Guide topics.