Decision Aid Summary

Title Carotid artery stenosis in people at high risk: treatment options.
Audience People with serious heart, lung or kidney problems or who are over 80 years old.
Options included Taking medicines.
Stenting and taking medicines.
Surgery and taking medicines.
Year of last update or review 2015
Format Web, paper, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Option Grid Collaborative
Where was it developed?
Option Grid Collaborative
Health condition Carotid Artery Disease
Type of decision aid Treatment
Language English, Online interactive version
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.