Decision Aid Summary

Title Heart Disease: Should I Have an Angiogram?
Audience People wishing to confirm the diagnosis of coronary artery disease.
Options included Have an angiogram to find out if you need treatment for coronary artery disease.
Don't have an angiogram.
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 Coronary Artery Disease
Type of decision aid Screening
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
0 out of 0 other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing

Last modified: 2017-04-06.