Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Should I keep taking my acid reflux medication?|
|Audience||People taking proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) for more than 4 weeks, with no symptoms, and no indication to remain on a PPI long-term.|
|Options included||Continue taking PPI.
Use a lower dose of PPI.
Stop and use PPI “on-demand”.
|Year of last update or review||2018|
|Format||Web, paper, PDF|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Where was it firstname.lastname@example.org
|Type of decision aid||Treatment|
|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|
|4 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.