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Decision Aid Summary

Title Making a decision about: further treatment for atrial fibrillation (AF).
To access it Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Audience Cardiologists / electrophysiologists. People with symptomatic AF.
Options included Do nothing.
Left atrial ablation.
AV node ablation and pacemaker.
Year of last update or review 2022
Format Web, paper, PDF
Developer Sam Finnikin
Where was it developed? england.pcgdecisionsupporttools@nhs.net
NHS England
Health condition Atrial fibrillation
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.