Decision Aid Summary

Title Treatment Choices for Men with Early-Stage Prostate Cancer
Audience Men with early-stage prostate cancer.
Options included Active surveillance.
Surgery.
Radiation therapy.
Year of last update or review 2011
Format Web, paper, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer National Cancer Institute
Where was it developed? www.cancer.gov/help
National Cancer Institute
US
Health condition Prostate Cancer
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
3 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.