Decision Aid Summary
|Should I take risedronate (Actonel®) for osteoporosis?
|Post-menopausal women who have broken a bone recently and have osteoporosis.
Decline risedronate and discuss other options with doctor.
|Year of last update or review
|How to obtain
|Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
|Where was it developed?
Cochrane Musculoskeletal Group
|Type of decision aid
|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 9 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision
|Not applicable: other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing
Last modified: 2019-06-26.