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Decision Aid Summary

Title Decision support tool for HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP)
Audience Individuals eligible for HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis.
Options included HIV PrEP.
Correct and consistent condom use.
Avoid sharing needles and syringes/consistent use of drug injection kits.
Ensure HIV positive partners is on HIV medication and virally suppressed.
Regular screening for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and treatment.
Year of last update or review 2020
Format Web
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer LaRon Nelson
Where was it developed? laron.nelson@yale.edu
St. Michael's Hospital Unity Health Toronto
Health condition HIV: PrEP and PEP
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
6 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.