Decision Aid Summary
|Title||STI Testing: Should I Get Tested For a Sexually Transmitted Infection?|
|Audience||People considering having a test for STIs.|
|Options included||Have a blood or urine test or some other test to screen for STIs.
Don't have the test.
|Year of last update or review||2015|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Where was it developed?||www.healthwise.org
|Health condition||Sexually Transmitted Diseases|
|Type of decision aid||Screening|
|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 8 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision|
|2 out of 4 other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing|
Last modified: 2017-04-06.