Decision Aid Summary

Title Heavy menstrual bleeding: treatment options
Audience Women with heavy menstrual bleeding.
Options included No treatment
Medical therapy (without hormones)
Medical therapy (with hormones)
Endometrial ablation
Hysterectomy
Year of last update or review 2016
Format Web, paper, PDF, Online interactive format
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
US
Health condition Menstruation
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
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: 2017-04-06.