Decision Aid Summary

Title Making Choices: A decision aid for women with a mildly abnormal pap smear.
Audience Adult women who have had a mildly abnormal Pap smear.
Options included HPV test.
Usual care: Repeat Pap smear in 6 months.
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 Centre for Medical Psychology and Evidence-based Decision-making (CeMPED)
Where was it developed? www.psych.usyd.edu.au/cemped/com_decision_aids.shtml
University of Sydney
Australia
Health condition Cervical Cancer Screening
Type of decision aid Screening
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
5 out of 9 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision
2 out of 4 other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing

Last modified: 2017-04-06.