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Decision Aid Summary

Title Making a decision about knee osteoarthritis.
To access it Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Audience Orthopaedic surgeons and physiotherapists. People with osteoarthritis of the knee. General practitioners/family medicine clinicians.
Options included Do nothing.
Weak opioids.
Steroid injections.
Knee replacement surgery.
Year of last update or review 2022
Format Web, paper, PDF
Developer Sam Finnikin
Where was it developed? england.pcgdecisionsupporttools@nhs.net
Personalised Care Group, NHS England
Health condition Osteoarthritis
Type of decision aid Treatment
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
8 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: 2024-03-04.