Decision Aid Summary

Title Diarrhea Treatment with Lactobacillus GG
Audience Parents considering LGG for a child with diarrhea.
Options included Do not give LGG.
Give LGG at hospital but not at home.
Give LGG at hospital & at home for a total of 7 days.
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 Diarrhea
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.