Decision Aid Summary

Title Supraventricular tachycardia: Should I have catheter ablation?
Audience People with heart rate problems with symptoms that bother them a lot and do not want to take medicine, or medicine has not worked.
Options included Have catheter ablation.
Don't have catheter ablation.
Year of last update or review 2016
Format Web, paper
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Healthwise
Where was it developed? www.healthwise.org
Healthwise
US
Health condition Arrhythmia
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
9 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.