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Decision Aid Summary

Title Hypertension Decision Support Tool
Audience A wide range of clinicians, in particular primary care clinicians, cardiologists, NPs, PAs, and pharmacists.
Options included Antihypertensive medication.
Lifestyle changes-diet, exercise, weight loss, reduce alcohol and sodium.
Year of last update or review 2018
Format Web, Electronic health software
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Jon Keevil, MD
Where was it developed? jkeevil@healthdecision.com
United States
Health condition High Blood Pressure
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: 2019-06-26.