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.
Medications.
Enhanced external counterpulsation therapy (EECP) therapy
Lifestyle changes: Part of either treatment.
Year of last update or review 2016
Format Web, paper
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Mayo Clinic
Where was it developed? www.mayoclinic.com
Mayo Clinic
US
Health condition Angina
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
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.