Decision Aid Summary

Title Stroke: Should I Move My Loved One Into Long-Term Care?
Audience Individuals with a loved one who has had a stroke and are considering placement in a nursing home.
Options included Care for your loved one at home.
May include part-time care at home or time in an adult day care.
Place your loved one in long-term care.
Year of last update or review 2016
Format Web, paper
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Healthwise
Where was it developed? www.healthwise.org
Healthwise
US
Health condition Stroke
Type of decision aid Treatment
Language English
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.