Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Prostate cancer (localized, intermediate risk): treatment options|
|Audience||Men with intermediate risk, localized prostate cancer.|
|Options included||Low dose-rate brachytherapy.
Surgery called radical prostatectomy.
Radical external beam radiotherapy and hormones.
External beam radiotherapy (EBRT) and high dose-rate brachytherapy (HDRB).
|Year of last update or review||2016|
|Format||Web, paper, PDF, Online interactive|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Developer||Option Grid Collaborative|
|Where was it developed?||www.optiongrid.org
Option Grid Collaborative
|Health condition||Prostate Cancer|
|Type of decision aid||Treatment|
|Based on IPDAS criteria (International Patient Decision Aid Standards) this decision aid (and/or supporting materials) meets:|
|6 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.