Decision Aid Summary
|Understanding ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) and deciding about treatment.
|Women diagnosed with DCIS.
|Surgery (breast conserving surgery or mastectomy)
|Year of last update or review
|Web, paper, PDF
|How to obtain
|Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
|Centre for Medical Psychology and Evidence-based Decision-making (CeMPED)
|Where was it developed?
University of Sydney
|Type of decision aid
|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
|Not applicable: other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing
Last modified: 2019-06-26.