Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Should My Child Have a Second Cochlear Implant?|
|Audience||Parents of a child with a cochlear implant considering a cochlear implant for the child's other ear.|
|Options included||Accept a second cochlear implant.
Decline a second cochlear implant.
|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|
|Where was it developed?||http://research4kids.ucalgary.ca/members/johnston_c_full
Alberta Children's Hospital
|Health condition||Cochlear Implants|
|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|
|7 out of 9 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.