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Decision Aid Summary

Title Hammer, Claw, or Mallet Toe: Should I Have Surgery?
Audience People with a toe deformity which interferes with daily activities.
Options included Have surgery for hammer, claw, or mallet toes.
Try nonsurgical treatments for hammer, claw, or mallet toes.
Year of last update or review 2020
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
Health condition Toe Injuries and Disorders
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
7 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: 2019-06-26.