Decision Aid Summary

Title Treatment choices for prostate cancer
Audience Men with early stage prostate cancer who are trying to make a treatment decision.
Options included Surgery (radical prostatectomy).
Radiation therapy (external beam and/or brachytherapy).
Hormone therapy.
Active surveillance and watchful waiting.
Year of last update or review 2010
Format Web, paper
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Informed Medical Decisions Foundation
Where was it developed? http://informedmedicaldecisions.org
Informed Medical Decisions Foundation
US
Health condition Prostate 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:
out of criteria to be defined as a patient decision aid
out of 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.