Decision Aid Summary
|Title||ACL Injury: Should I Have Knee Surgery?|
|Audience||Adults who have not had ACL surgery previously.|
|Options included||Have ACL surgery followed by a physical rehabilitation (rehab) program.
Try rest, exercise, and physical rehab.
|Year of last update or review||2015|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Where was it developed?||www.healthwise.org
|Health condition||Knee injuries and disorders|
|Type of decision aid||Treatment|
|Based on IPDAS criteria (International Patient Decision Aid Standards) this decision aid (and/or supporting materials) meets:|
|7 out of 7 criteria to be defined as a patient decision aid|
|8 out of 8 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision|
|Not applicable: other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing|
Last modified: 2019-06-26.