Decision Aid Summary

Title ADHD Treatment for the School-Age Child
Audience Parents of a child diagnosed with ADHD.
Options included Watchful waiting.
Behavioral treatment.
Medication treatment.
Combined treatment.
Year of last update or review 2011
Format Web, paper, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer James M. Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence
Where was it developed? http://www.cincinnatichildrens.org/service/j/anderson-center/evidence-based-care
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
US
Health condition Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
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
7 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.