Decision Aid Summary

Title Healthy Bones: A Decision Aid for Women After Menopause
Audience Women who have gone through menopause and may have osteoporosis.
Options included Bisphosphonates or other medecines
Menopausal Hormone Therapy (MHT)
Calcitonin (Miacalcin)
Calcium and Vitamin D
Exercise
Year of last update or review 2013
Format Web, paper
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Where was it developed? http://www.ahrq.gov/info/customer.htm
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
US
Health condition Osteoporosis
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
4 out of 8 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.