Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Angina treatment: Stents, drugs, lifestyle changes - What's best?|
|Audience||People diagnosed with chronic stable angina considering options for removing blockages.|
|Options included||Angioplasty and stenting.
Enhanced external counterpulsation therapy (EECP) therapy
Lifestyle changes: Part of either treatment.
|Year of last update or review||2016|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Where was it developed?||www.mayoclinic.com
|Type of decision aid||Treatment|
|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|
|6 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.