Decision Aid Summary

Title Type 2 diabetes in adults: controlling your blood glucose by taking a second medicine what are your options?
Audience Adults with type 2 diabetes taking a single medicine to control blood glucose.
Options included DPP-4 inhibitors.
Metformin.
Pioglitazone.
SGLT-2 inhibitors.
Sulfonylureas.
Year of last update or review 2015
Format Web, paper, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer National Institute for Health and Care Excellence - NICE
Where was it developed? https://www.nice.org.uk/about
NICE
UK
Health condition Diabetes Type 2
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
9 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.