A to Z Summary Results - Patient Decision Aids - Ottawa Hospital Research Institute 

Decision Aid Summary

Title Melanoma: follow-up with regular CT scans - yes or no?
Audience People who have malignant melanoma stage IIC and have not had a sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB). It is also for people who have malignant melanoma stage III.
Options included Follow-up with regular CT scans.
Follow-up without regular CT scans.
Year of last update or review 2015
Format Web, paper, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Option Grid Collaborative
Where was it developed? www.optiongrid.org
Option Grid Collaborative
Health condition Melanoma
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
3 out of 3 other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing

Last modified: 2019-06-26.