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Decision Aid Summary

Title Treatment of long-term heartburn.
To access it Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Audience People looking to treat heartburn that lasts longer than 4 weeks.
Options included Proton pump inhibitor medication (PPI).
Laparoscopic surgery (also known as keyhole surgery).
Year of last update or review 2014
Format Web, paper, PDF, Online interactive
Developer Option Grid Collaborative
Where was it developed? http://www.optiongrid.org
Option Grid Collaborative
Health condition Heartburn
Type of decision aid Treatment
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
Not applicable: other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing

Last modified: 2024-03-04.