Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Making decisions: Should I have a screening test for bowel cancer?|
|Audience||Individuals making a decision about bowel cancer screening.|
|Options included||Have an Faecal Occult Blood Test.
Do not have an Faecal Occult Blood Test.
|Year of last update or review||2006|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Developer||Sydney Health Decision Group|
|Where was it developed?||http://sydney.edu.au/medicine/public-health/shdg
University of Sydney
|Health condition||Colorectal Cancer|
|Type of decision aid||Screening|
|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|
|4 out of 9 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision|
|3 out of 4 other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing|
Last modified: 2017-04-06.