Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Lung Cancer: Should I Have Screening?|
|Audience||People at high risk for lung cancer.|
|Options included||Have a lung cancer screening test every year. This test is a low-dose CT scan.
Do not have this yearly test.
|Year of last update or review||2020|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Where was it developed?||www.healthwise.org
|Health condition||Lung Cancer|
|Type of decision aid||Screening|
|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|
|4 out of 4 other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing|
Last modified: 2019-06-26.