Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Breathing with a Ventilator: Stop or Stay On?|
|Audience||People with a serious illness who cannot breathe on their own without a ventilator.|
|Options included||Stop the ventilator.
Stay on the ventilator.
|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|
|Where was it developed?||https://optiongrid.ebsco.com
|Health condition||End of Life Issues|
|Type of decision aid||Treatment|
|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.