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, PDF
How to obtain PDF available - Includes Booklet, worksheet and Audio recording contact
Developer Leanne Brown
Where was it developed?
Queensland University of Technology
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.