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Title Should My Child(ren) Have Predictive Genetic Testing For Dilated Cardiomyopathy?
Audience Parents of child(ren) at 50% risk of a disease-causing variant for dilated cardiomyopathy.
Options included Heart screening.
Predictive genetic testing.
Year of last update or review 2020
Format Web, paper, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Susan Christian
Where was it developed? smc12@ualberta.ca
University of Alberta
Health condition Cardiomyopathy
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
7 out of 8 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.