Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Ottawa Influenza Decision Aid (OIDA): What can you do to prevent influenza? A decision aid for those working in a healthcare setting.|
|Audience||People working in a healthcare setting.|
|Options included||Take the influenza vaccine (flu shot) before flu season.
Wait for an outbreak and then take the flu shot and antiviral pills.
Decline both the flu shot and antiviral pills.
|Year of last update or review||2008|
|Format||Web, paper, PDF|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Developer||Canadian Healthcare Influenza Immunization Network (CHIIN)|
|Where was it developed?||http://immunize.ca/en/health-care-providers/guides/influenzahp.aspx
Canadian Healthcare Influenza Immunization Network (CHIIN)
|Health condition||Flu (Influenza)|
|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|
|7 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.