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Decision Aid Summary

Title Breastfeeding: Should I Breastfeed My Baby?
Audience Mothers considering whether or not to breast-feed their baby.
Options included Breastfeed. (Sometimes bottle-feed with breast milk or formula).
Bottle-feed with formula.
Year of last update or review 2019
Format Web, paper
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Healthwise
Where was it developed? www.healthwise.org
Health condition Breast Feeding
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
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.