Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Making Choices: Feeding Options for Patients with Dementia.|
|Audience||People who help decide about health care for a person with dementia.|
|Options included||Nutrition through a feeding tube.
Ways to help with eating by mouth.
|Year of last update or review||2011|
|Format||Web, video, paper, PDF|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Developer||Laura C. Hanson|
|Where was it developed?||http://www.med.unc.edu/pcare
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine
|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|
|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.