Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Men's Health Guideline Age 70+

Recommended Evaluations For Healthy Men Over 70
There are many evaluations that should be performed after people reach the age of 70 in order to assure optimal health. The recommendations assume that evaluations and vaccinations during previous decades were kept up to date.

Tests to be performed every 6-12 months:


Tests to be performed every year:

Tests to be performed every 1-2 years:

Tests to be performed every 1-3 years:

Tests to be performed every 2-3 years:

Tests to be performed every 4-5 years:

Tests to be performed every 5 years:

Tests to be performed every 10 years:

These testing recommendations should be considered as minimum screening in those without symptoms. There may be differences in opinion on various test recommendations due to lack of definitive information on each recommended test and to variances in perceived significance of some of the supporting literature.

This information is provided as a general guide only. We urge you to discuss these tests with your personal physician.

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