Decision Aid Summary

Title Borstkanker en Kinderwens [Breast cancer and desire for children]
Audience Women with breast cancer, who are deciding about fertility preservation treatment.
Options included Wait and see (watchful waiting).
Cryopreservation of oocytes.
Cryopreservation of embryos.
Cryopreservation of ovarian tissue.
Year of last update or review 2014
Format Web
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Mirjam Garvelink
Where was it developed? m.m.garvelink@lumc.nl
Leiden University Medical Center
The Netherlands
Health condition Breast Cancer
Type of decision aid Treatment
Language Dutch
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.