Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Prostate Cancer Screening: A Decision Guide|
|Audience||Men deciding whether to be screened for prostate cancer.|
|Options included||Digital rectal examination (DRE).
Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test.
Not to be screened.
|Year of last update or review||2006|
|Format||Web, paper, PDF|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Developer||Centers for Disease Control and Prevention|
|Where was it developed?||www.cdc.gov
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
|Health condition||Prostate Cancer|
|Type of decision aid||Screening|
|Based on IPDAS criteria (International Patient Decision Aid Standards) this decision aid (and/or supporting materials) meets:|
|out of criteria to be defined as a patient decision aid|
|out of criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision|
|out of other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing|
Last modified: 2019-06-26.