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Decision Aid Summary

Title Prostate Cancer Screening with PSA Testing
Audience Primary care clinicians, urologists, adult men, their families. The first time a patient/caregiver uses the DA should be with a clinician.
Options included Getting PSA testing at the present time.
Getting PSA testing in the future.
Not getting PSA testing.
Year of last update or review 2012
Format PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
Where was it developed? guidelines@asco.org
American Society of Clinical Oncology
Health condition Prostate Cancer
Type of decision aid Screening
Language English
Based on IPDAS criteria (International Patient Decision Aid Standards) this decision aid (and/or supporting materials) meets:
6 out of 7 criteria to be defined as a patient decision aid
6 out of 9 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision
4 out of 4 other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing

Last modified: 2019-06-26.