Decision Aid Summary

Title Should I have transcutaneous electrostimulation (TENS) for osteoarthritis (OA) in my knee?
Audience People with osteoarthritis.
Options included TENS (transcutaneous electrostimulation).
Discuss other treatment options with a health care provider.
Year of last update or review 2011
Format paper, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Tamara Rader
Where was it developed? cmsg@uottawa.ca
Cochrane Musculoskeletal Group
Canada
Health condition Osteoarthritis
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
5 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: 2017-04-06.