Decision Aid Summary

Title Treating Prostate Cancer: A Guide for Men With Localized Prostate Cancer
Audience Men with localized prostate cancer.
Options included Watchful waiting.
Prostate surgery.
Radiation.
Hormone treatment.
Year of last update or review 2008
Format Web, paper, audio, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Where was it developed? http://www.ahrq.gov/info/customer.htm
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
US
Health condition Prostate Cancer
Type of decision aid Treatment
Language English, Spanish
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.