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CPSTF Findings for Cancer Prevention and Control

The following tables include alphabetized lists of intervention approaches reviewed by the Community Preventive Services Task Force with summaries of the CPSTF finding for each (definitions of findings). Click a linked review title to read a summary of the evidence, access supporting materials, and where available, link to Research-tested Intervention Programs (RTIPs). This table does not include inactive or archived reviews. Findings are divided into the following categories:

Intervention
CPSTF Finding
Increasing Cancer Screening
Multicomponent Interventions
Intervention Breast Cancer Cervical Cancer Colorectal Cancer
Multicomponent Interventions A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
August 2016
A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
August 2016
A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
August 2016
Client-Oriented Interventions
Intervention Breast Cancer Cervical Cancer Colorectal Cancer
Client Incentives A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
July 2010
A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
July 2010
A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
July 2010
Client Reminders A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
July 2010
A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
July 2010
A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
July 2010
Group Education A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
October 2009
A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
October 2009
A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
October 2009
Mass Media A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
October 2009
A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
October 2009
A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
October 2009
One-on-One Education A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
March 2010
A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
March 2010
A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
March 2010
Reducing Client Out-of-Pocket Costs A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
October 2009
A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
October 2009
A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
October 2009
Reducing Structural Barriers A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
March 2010
A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
March 2010
A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
March 2010
Small Media A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
December 2005
A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
December 2005
A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
December 2005
Provider-Oriented Interventions
Intervention Breast Cancer Cervical Cancer Colorectal Cancer
Provider Assessment and Feedback A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
October 2009
A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
October 2009
A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
October 2009
Provider Incentives A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
October 2009
A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
October 2009
A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
October 2009
Provider Reminder and Recall Systems A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
February 2006
A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
February 2006
A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
February 2006
Informed Decision Making
Promoting Informed Decision Making for Cancer Screening A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
February 2002
Intervention
CPSTF Finding
Preventing Skin Cancer
Community-Wide Interventions
Mass Media A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
June 2011
Multicomponent Community-Wide Interventions A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
April 2012
Education and Policy Approaches
Child Care Center-Based Interventions A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
May 2013
Healthcare Settings and Providers A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
July 2002
High School- and College-Based Interventions A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
May 2013
Interventions in Outdoor Occupational Settings A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
August 2013
Interventions in Outdoor Recreational and Tourism Settings A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
April 2014
Primary and Middle School-Based Interventions A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
August 2012
Interventions Targeting Parents and Caregivers
Interventions Targeting Children’s Parents and Caregivers A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
July 2002