Decision Aid Summary

Title Hysterectomy and Oophorectomy: Should I Use Estrogen Therapy (ET)?
Audience Women with early menopause after a hysterectomy and oophorectomy.
Options included Use estrogen therapy (ET) after hysterectomy and oophorectomy.
Try other treatment for menopause symptoms and to prevent osteoporosis, instead.
Year of last update or review 2012
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 Menopause
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.