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Winter 2012: Task Force Releases New Recommendations and Findings

New Systematic Reviews and Findings Added to the Community Guide – January 2012

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
Promoting Health Equity Through Education Programs and Policies: Full-Day Kindergarten Programs Recommended
Increasing Tobacco Use and Secondhand Smoke Exposure: Internet-Based Interventions Insufficient Evidence
Increasing Tobacco Use and Secondhand Smoke Exposure: Mobile Phone-Based Interventions Recommended

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