Decision Aid Summary

Title Rheumatoid Arthritis: Is Methotrexate right for you?
Audience This program is designed for an individual who has rheumatoid arthritis and whose doctor has suggested Methotrexate as a treatment option for him/her.
Options included To start methotrexate.
To discuss further treatment options with his/her doctor.
Year of last update or review 2012
Format Web, audio
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Linda Li
Where was it developed? lli@arthritisresearch.ca
Arthtitis Research Centre of Canada and University of British Columbia
Canada
Health condition Rheumatoid Arthritis
Type of decision aid Treatment
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
5 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.