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Decision Aid Summary

Title Prostate Cancer Screening, Choosing Whether or Not to Screen ; Dépistage du cancer de la prostate, choisir de faire ou de ne pas faire le test de dépistage.
Audience Clinicians presenting information about taking the PSA blood test to men.
Options included Get screened on average twice over a 13-year period.
Do not get screened.
Year of last update or review 2019
Format Web, paper, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Anik Giguère
Where was it developed? www.decisionbox.ulaval.ca
Université Laval
Health condition Prostate cancer
Type of decision aid Screening
Language English, French
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
8 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.