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Decision Aid Summary

Title Osteoporosis Decision Support Tool.
Audience Primary care clinicians, geriatricians, gynecologists, endocrinologists, rheumatologists, physiatrists, orthopedists, NPs, PAs with their patients considering bone density testing and treatment with bisphosphonates.
Options included Bone density testing.
No bone density testing.
Treatment with bisphosphonates.
No treatment with bisphosphonates.
Year of last update or review 2017
Format Web, Electronic health record software
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Jon Keevil, MD
Where was it developed? jkeevil@healthdecision.com
United States
Health condition Osteoporosis
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
9 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: 2019-06-26.