U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Update

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force posted today a final Research Plan on screening for speech and language delay and disorders in children age 5 years or younger. The draft Research Plan for this topic was posted for public comment from July 25 to August 21, 2013. The Task Force reviewed all of the comments that were submitted and took them into consideration as it finalized the Research Plan. To view the final Research Plan, please go to http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf13/speechdelay/spchfinalresplan.htm.