Decision Aid Summary

Title Aspirin: Should I Take Daily Aspirin to Prevent a Heart Attack or Stroke?
Audience People who are at risk of a heart attack or stroke, who have not had a heart attack or stroke.
Options included Take daily aspirin.
Don't take daily aspirin.
Try to reduce your risk for a heart attack or a stroke with a healthy lifestyle.
Year of last update or review 2014
Format Web, paper
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Healthwise
Where was it developed? www.healthwise.org
Healthwise
US
Health condition Heart Attack and Stroke
Type of decision aid Treatment
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
8 out of 8 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.