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Decision Aid Summary

Title Taking tamoxifen to reduce the chance of developing breast cancer: premenopausal women at moderately increased risk.
To access it Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Audience Premenopausal women who have not had breast cancer and are at moderately increased risk for developing it considering taking tamoxifen to reduce the risk.
Options included No medicine.
Year of last update or review 2021
Format Web, paper, PDF
Developer National Institute for Health and Care Excellence - NICE
Where was it developed? https://www.nice.org.uk/about
Health condition Breast Cancer
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: 2024-03-04.