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Decision Aid Summary

Title Breathing with a Ventilator: Stop or Stay On?
Audience People with a serious illness who cannot breathe on their own without a ventilator.
Options included Stop the ventilator.
Stay on the ventilator.
Year of last update or review 2019
Format Web, paper, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer EBSCO Health
Where was it developed? https://optiongrid.ebsco.com
EBSCO Health
Health condition End of Life Issues
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.