Decision Aid Summary

Title Hearing loss: hearing technology options
Audience Adults with hearing loss and their health care professionals
Options included Hearing aids
Assistive listening devices
Managing without hearing technology
Year of last update or review 2016
Format Web, paper, PDF, Online interactive version
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Option Grid Collaborative
Where was it developed? http://www.optiongrid.org
Option Grid Collaborative
UK, US
Health condition Hearing Disorders and Deafness
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
5 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.