Decision Aid Summary

Title Should I Take Aspirin? A decision making tool.
Audience People considering taking aspirin to reduce risk of heart attack.
Options included No aspirin.
Yes aspirin: average risk, elevated risk, high risk
Year of last update or review 2010
Format Web, paper, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Mayo Clinic Shared Decision Making National Resource Center
Where was it developed? shareddecisions.mayoclinic.org
Mayo Clinic Shared Decision Making National Resource Center
US
Health condition Heart Attack
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
6 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.