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Title Fertility Problems: Should I Have a Tubal Procedure or In Vitro Fertilization?
To access it Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Audience Women who have a fallopian tube problem that have been unable to get pregnant.
Options included Have surgery on your fallopian tubes.
Have in vitro fertilization (IVF).
Year of last update or review 2021
Format Web, paper
Developer Healthwise
Where was it developed? www.healthwise.org
Health condition Infertility
Type of decision aid Treatment
Language English
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
9 out of 9 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision
Not applicable: other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing

Last modified: 2024-03-04.