Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Information on Mammography for Women Aged 40 and Older: A Decision Aid for Breast Cancer Screening in Canada|
|Audience||Women 40 years and older. Provincial/territorial breast cancer screening programs. Health Care providers including technologists, health promotion specialists etc. Medical/nursing/radiation technology students. Health care planners/decision makers.|
|Options included||Start or continue having mammograms.
Do not start or continue having mammograms.
|Year of last update or review||2009|
|Format||Web, paper, PDF|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Developer||Canadian Breast Cancer Screening Initiative|
|Where was it developed?||http://www.publichealth.gc.ca/decisionaids
Public Health Agency of Canada
|Health condition||Breast Cancer|
|Type of decision aid||Screening|
|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: 2017-04-06.