Decision Aid Summary

Title Acne Decision Aid.
Audience Teenage and adult patients with acne, and their health care providers.
Options included No treatment.
Topical treatments.
Oral treatments.
Light and laser treatments.
Miscellaneous/adjunctive treatments.
Continue with current treatment (if applicable).
Year of last update or review 2017
Format Web, paper
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Jerry Tan
Where was it developed? https://www.informed-decisions.org/about.php
Windsor Clinical Research Inc.
Canada
Health condition Acne
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
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.