Decision Aid Summary

Title Prediabetes: Which Treatment Should I Use to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes?
Audience People with prediabetes considering treatment to help prevent type 2 diabetes.
Options included Make major lifestyle changes to help prevent type 2 diabetes.
Take the medicine metformin to help prevent type 2 diabetes.
Year of last update or review 2016
Format Web, paper
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Healthwise
Where was it developed? www.healthwise.org
Healthwise
US
Health condition Prediabetes
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
8 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.