Table 4.2

Screening for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm—Asymptomatic

IndicationAppropriate Use Score (1–9)
75.
  • Men age >60 years

  • First degree relative with an abdominal aortic aneurysm

A (8)
76.
  • Women age >60 years

  • First degree relative with an abdominal aortic aneurysm

A (8)
77.
  • Men age 65 to 75 years

  • Current or former smoker

A (8)
78.
  • Women age 65 to 75 years

  • Current or former smoker

A (7)
79.
  • Age >75 years

  • Current or former smoker

A (7)
80.
  • Age ≥65 years

  • No history of smoking

U (5)
81.
  • Age <65 years

  • No history of smoking

I (3)

A = appropriate; I = inappropriate; U = uncertain.