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Decision Aid Summary

Title Advance care planning 2 - Think about the treatment you hope for if you have difficulty recovering -
Audience This decision aid is intended for patients who are treated in an intensive care unit after undergoing high-risk surgery.
Options included Continue to receive all treatment regardless of the survival rate.
Discontinue life-sustaining treatment when the survival rate decreases.
Year of last update or review 2021
Format Web, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Kanako Yamamoto
Where was it developed? ykanako@slcn.ac.jp
St. Luke's International University
Health condition End of Life Issues
Type of decision aid Treatment
Language English, Japanese
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.