Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Testicular Cancer: Which Treatment Should I Have for Stage I Nonseminoma Testicular Cancer After My Surgery?|
|Audience||Men with stage I nonseminoma testicular cancer deciding on treatment choices after surgical removal of the testicle.|
|Options included||Try surveillance. This means following a schedule of regular checkups and tests.
Have chemotherapy. It can kill any stray cancer cells.
Have surgery to remove the lymph nodes in your pelvis and lower back.
|Year of last update or review||2015|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Where was it developed?||www.healthwise.org
|Health condition||Testicular cancer|
|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|
|8 out of 8 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision|
|Not applicable: other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing|
Last modified: 2017-04-06.