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Decision Aid Summary

Title Prostate Cancer Screening: A Decision Guide for African Americans
Audience African American men considering screening for prostate cancer
Options included Digital rectal exam (DRE)
Prostate specific antigen (PSA) test
No screening
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
Language English
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.