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CPSTF Findings for HIV, STIs and Teen Pregnancy

The following table includes 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 on a linked CPSTF review title to read a summary of the evidence and access supporting materials. Findings are divided into the following categories:

Intervention
CPSTF Finding
Interventions Targeting Adolescents
Group-Based Behavioral Interventions
Abstinence Education Interventions for Adolescents A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
June 2009
Comprehensive Risk Reduction Interventions for Adolescents A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (sufficient evidence)
June 2009
Youth Development Behavioral Interventions
Interventions Coordinated with Community Service to Reduce Sexual Risk Behaviors in Adolescents A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (sufficient evidence)
October 2007
Interventions Coordinated with Sports or Club Participation to Reduce Sexual Risk Behaviors in Adolescents A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
April 2008
Interventions Coordinated with Work or Vocational Training to Reduce Sexual Risk Behaviors in Adolescents A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
April 2008
Intervention
CPSTF Finding
Interventions Targeting Men Who Have Sex with Men
Behavioral Interventions to Increase Protective Behaviors
Delivered at the Individual Level A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (strong evidence)
June 2005
Delivered at the Group Level A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (strong evidence)
June 2005
Delivered at the Community Level A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (sufficient evidence)
June 2005
Intervention
CPSTF Finding
Partner Counseling and Referral Services
Interventions to Identify HIV-Positive People Through Partner Counseling and Referral Services
Partner Notification by Contract Referral A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
February 2005
Partner Notification by Patient Referral A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
February 2005
Partner Notification by Provider Referral A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (sufficient evidence)
February 2005