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Decision Aid Summary

Title Lung Cancer: Should I Have Screening?
To access it Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
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 2022
Format Web, paper
Developer Healthwise
Where was it developed? www.healthwise.org
Health condition Lung Cancer
Type of decision aid Screening
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
4 out of 4 other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing

Last modified: 2024-03-04.