Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Understanding genetic tests for Lynch syndrome: Information and decision aid.|
|Audience||Anyone thinking about having genetic testing for a rare group of cancers called Lynch syndrome.|
|Options included||Mutation search.
Defer the decision.
|Year of last update or review||2014|
|Format||Web, paper, PDF|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Developer||Centre for Genetics Education, NSW Health|
|Where was it firstname.lastname@example.org
Centre for Genetics Education, NSW Health
|Health condition||Colorectal Cancer|
|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|
|4 out of 9 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision|
|3 out of 4 other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing|
Last modified: 2017-04-06.