Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Child Tracheostomy Decision Guide.|
|Audience||Parents considering a tracheostomy for their child.|
Surgical or medical treatment.
Continue present breathing support.
Give more time, keep trying to wean from support.
Palliation and comfort care.
|Year of last update or review||2013|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Where was it firstname.lastname@example.org
Winnipeg Regional Health Authority
|Health condition||Tracheal Disorders|
|Type of decision aid||Treatment|
|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|
|3 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.