Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Prostate Cancer Risk Reduction with Finasteride: Discussion Guide for Doctor and Patient|
|Audience||Men over age 50 who are receiving regular prostate cancer screening and have received normal results; primary care physicians, urologists, oncologists|
|Options included||Taking finasteride and receiving regular prostate cancer screening.
Receiving prostate cancer screening without taking finasteride.
Not receiving finasteride or screening.
|Year of last update or review||2008|
|Format||Web, paper, PDF|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Developer||American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)|
|Where was it developed?||www.asco.org/guidelines, firstname.lastname@example.org
American Society of Clinical Oncology
|Health condition||Prostate Cancer|
|Type of decision aid||Treatment|
|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|
|Not applicable: other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing|
Last modified: 2017-04-06.