Decision Aid Summary

Title Dialysis choice.
Audience People with chronic kidney disease and a GFR of 20mL/min or less.
Options included Home haemodialysis.
Peritoneal dialysis.
Peritoneal dialysis with help.
Hospital dialysis.
Year of last update or review 2017
Format video, CD, PDF
How to obtain Contact the author.
Developer Jeanette Finderup
Where was it developed?
Aarhus University Hospital, Department of Renal Medicine
Health condition Chronic Kidney Disease
Type of decision aid Treatment
Language English, Danish
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 8 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.