Decision Aid Summary

Title OvDex: The Oophorectomy Decision Explorer.
Audience Women at increased risk of ovarian cancer.
Options included Surgery to remove ovaries and fallopian tubes.
No surgery.
Year of last update or review 2014
Format Web, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Cardiff University
Where was it developed? admin@ovdex.co.uk
Cardiff University
UK
Health condition Ovarian Cancer
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 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.