Decision Aid Summary

Title To take antibiotics or not? Acute respiratory tract infections (ARIs): a diagnostic decision support tool.
Audience People with acute respiratory infections considering taking antibiotics.
Options included Taking an antibiotic.
Not taking antibiotic.
Year of last update or review 2016
Format Web, paper, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Michel Labrecque
Where was it developed? http://www.decision.chaire.fmed.ulaval.ca/en/movebouge-team/contact-us/
Université Laval
Canada
Health condition Lung Diseases
Type of decision aid Treatment
Language English, French
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
4 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.