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Decision Aid Summary

Title Outil d’aide à la décision médicament inhalé, version CSI - What are my options regarding inhaled corticosteroids use to improve asthma control?
Audience Adult aged between 18 to 65. Mild, moderate, or severe asthma diagnosis from their doctor. Asthma not controlled if they only take rescue medicine. Doctor has recommended the regular intake of inhaled corticosteroids to optimize asthma control.
Options included Use the prescribed inhaler (to take prescribed inhaled corticosteroids).
Not to use the inhaler (not to take prescribed inhaled corticosteroids).
Year of last update or review 2021
Format Web, paper, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Myriam Gagné and Dr. Louis-Philippe Boulet
Where was it developed? lpboulet@med.ulaval.ca
Chair in Knowledge Translation, Université Laval
Health condition Asthma
Type of decision aid Treatment
Language English, French
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: 2019-06-26.