Decision Aid Summary

Title Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Should I Get a Screening Test?
Audience People without symptoms or a diagnosis of an abdominal aortic aneurysm.
Options included Get a screening test for abdominal aortic aneurysm.
Don't get a screening test.
Year of last update or review 2015
Format Web, paper
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Healthwise
Where was it developed? www.healthwise.org
Healthwise
US
Health condition Aortic Aneurysm
Type of decision aid Screening
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
8 out of 8 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision
3 out of 3 other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing

Last modified: 2017-04-06.