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Patient Decision Aids
The Decision box is an evidence-based summary of the most important benefits and harms of a health care intervention. It is framed to help weigh the benefits and harms of all options in light of patients’ individual health status. From Université Laval.
Mayo Clinic Shared Decision Making National Resource Center
The Mayo Clinic Shared Decision Making National Resource Center advances patient-centered medical care by promoting shared-decision making through the development, implementation, and assessment of patient decision aids and shared decision making techniques.
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute Patient Decision Aids
The Patient Decision Aids Research Group was established in November 1995 to help patients and their health practitioners make "tough" healthcare decisions. "Tough" healthcare decisions may have many options, uncertain outcomes or benefits and harms that people value differently.
Absolute CVD Risk/Benefit Calculator
An interactive and individualized tool which provides an absolute estimate (%) of a person's chance of having a cardiovascular event over a specific period of time and an idea of the potential benefit of treatment.
SPARCtool: Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation Risk Tool
A tool developed by Peter Loewen, ACPR, Pharm.D., FCSHP at the University of British Columbia for estimating risk of stroke and benefits & risks of antithrombotic therapy in patients with chronic atrial fibrillation.