Decision Aid Summary

Title Heart Disease: Should I Have Angioplasty for Stable Angina?
Audience Adults with mild heart disease or stable angina.
Options included Have angioplasty for stable angina, along with medicines and lifestyle changes.
Take medicines and make lifestyle changes to treat stable angina.
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 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.