Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Lung cancer screening: yes or no?|
|Audience||People with a high risk of lung cancer: smokers or ex-smokers (quit less than 15 years ago), aged 55 to 80, who have smoked at least 1 pack a day for 30 years.|
|Options included||Screening using low dose computed tomography (CT).
|Year of last update or review||2017|
|Format||Web, paper, PDF|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Where was it developed?||https://health.ebsco.com/products/option-grid/clinical-decision-support
|Health condition||Lung Cancer|
|Type of decision aid||Screening|
|Based on IPDAS criteria (International Patient Decision Aid Standards) this decision aid (and/or supporting materials) meets:|
|6 out of 7 criteria to be defined as a patient decision aid|
|6 out of 9 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision|
|4 out of 4 other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing|
Last modified: 2017-04-06.