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Title Bisphosphonates to prevent osteoporotic fractures in postmenopausal women ; Les bisphosphonates en prévention des fractures dues à l’ostéoporose chez les femmes en post-ménopause
Audience Clinicians presenting information about taking bisphosphonates for prevention of osteoporotic fractures.
Options included Taking bisphosphonates.
Not taking bisphosphonates.
Year of last update or review 2012
Format Web, paper, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Anik Giguere
Where was it developed? anik.giguere@fmed.ulaval.ca
Laval University, Quebec city
Health condition Osteoporosis
Type of decision aid Treatment
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
7 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.