Decision Aid Summary

Title Bone Infection Treatment
Audience Parents considering treatment of child with a bone infection.
Options included Medicine by mouth.
Medicine by peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC) line.
Year of last update or review 2012
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?
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Health condition Bone Infections
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
6 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.