Decision Aid Summary

Title Prostate Cancer Screening: Making the Best Choice
Audience Men considering prostate cancer screening.
Options included Get screened for prostate cancer.
Do not get screened for prostate cancer.
Year of last update or review 2014
Format Web, paper
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer KL Taylor
Where was it developed? prostatedecision.georgetown.edu
Georgetown University
US
Health condition Prostate Cancer
Type of decision aid Screening
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 9 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision
3 out of 4 other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing

Last modified: 2017-04-06.