Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Surgery Choices for Women with DCIS or Breast Cancer|
|Audience||Women with early stage breast cancer.|
|Options included||Breast-sparing surgery, followed by radiation therapy.
Mastectomy with breast reconstruction surgery.
|Year of last update or review||2015|
|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
|Health condition||Breast Cancer|
|Type of decision aid||Treatment|
|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|
|Not applicable: other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing|
Last modified: 2017-04-06.