Decision Aid Summary

Title A Decision Aid for Patients: The choice of dialysis for the older person with End Stage Kidney Disease
Audience People who are 70 years and over with chronic kidney disease and a GFR of 20mL/min or less.
Options included Dialysis
Non-Dialysis Management
Year of last update or review 2015
Format CD, paper, audio, DVD
How to obtain Booklet and Audio recording will email PDF and audio script - contact dbro5759@bigpond.net.au
Developer Leanne Brown
Where was it developed? dbro5759@bigpond.net.au
Queensland University of Technology
Australia
Health condition Chronic Kidney Disease
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
7 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.