Decision Aid Summary
|Title||When a child may use a ventilator for a long time.|
|Audience||Parents of children newly diagnoses with or at risk for chronic respiratory failure.|
|Options included||Initiate long-term ventilation.
Do not initiate long-term ventilation, which can lead to death.
|Year of last update or review||2020|
|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
|Health condition||Respiratory Failure|
|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|
|5 out of 8 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.