Decision Aid Summary

Title Hip Osteoarthritis.
Audience Patients with hip osteoarthritis who are considering hip replacement surgery.
Options included Total hip replacement.
Conservative therapy (weight loss, exercise, pain relievers).
Year of last update or review 2017
Format Web, paper, PDF
How to obtain For access to the PDA for review, please contact the developer.
Developer WiserCare, Inc.
Where was it developed? lauriesmith@wisercare.com
WiserCare, Inc.
United States
Health condition Osteoarthritis
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
8 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.