Volume 13 Supplement 2

The International Patient Decision Aid Standards (IPDAS) Collaboration"s Quality Dimensions: Theoretical Rationales, Current Evidence, and Emerging Issues

Reviews

Edited by Robert Volk, Hilary Llewellyn-Thomas, Dawn Stacey and Glyn Elwyn

Publication of this supplement was partially funded by an unrestricted grant from the Informed Medical Decisions Foundation. Details of the remaining publication funding can be found in the individual articles. The articles have undergone the journal's standard peer review process for supplement articles. The Supplement Editors declare that they have no competing interests.

The International Patient Decision Aid Standards (IPDAS) Collaboration's Quality Dimensions: Theoretical Rationales, Current Evidence, and Emerging Issues.

  1. Introduction

    Ten years of the International Patient Decision Aid Standards Collaboration: evolution of the core dimensions for assessing the quality of patient decision aids

    In 2003, the International Patient Decision Aid Standards (IPDAS) Collaboration was established to enhance the quality and effectiveness of patient decision aids by establishing an evidence-informed framework ...

    Robert J Volk, Hilary Llewellyn-Thomas, Dawn Stacey and Glyn Elwyn

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13(Suppl 2):S1

    Published on: 29 November 2013

  2. Review

    A systematic development process for patient decision aids

    The original version of the International Patient Decision Aid Standards (IPDAS) recommended that patient decision aids (PtDAs) should be carefully developed, user-tested and open to scrutiny, with a well-docu...

    Angela Coulter, Diana Stilwell, Jennifer Kryworuchko, Patricia Dolan Mullen, Chirk Jenn Ng and Trudy van der Weijden

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13(Suppl 2):S2

    Published on: 29 November 2013

  3. Review

    Disclosing conflicts of interest in patient decision aids

    In 2005, the International Patient Decisions Aid Standards (IPDAS) Collaboration developed quality criteria for patient decisions aids; one of the quality dimensions dealt with disclosure of conflicts of inter...

    Michael J Barry, Evelyn Chan, Benjamin Moulton, Sunita Sah, Magenta B Simmons and Clarence Braddock

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13(Suppl 2):S3

    Published on: 29 November 2013

  4. Review

    Providing information about options in patient decision aids

    Legal, ethical, and psychological arguments indicate that patients need to receive information about their health situations before their care decisions are made. Patient decision aids (PtDAs) are designed to ...

    Deb Feldman-Stewart, Mary Ann O’Brien, Marla L Clayman, B Joyce Davison, Masahito Jimbo, Michel Labrecque, Richard W Martin and Heather Shepherd

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13(Suppl 2):S4

    Published on: 29 November 2013

  5. Review

    Basing information on comprehensive, critically appraised, and up-to-date syntheses of the scientific evidence: a quality dimension of the International Patient Decision Aid Standards

    Patients and clinicians expect patient decision aids to be based on the best available research evidence. Since 2005, this expectation has translated into a quality dimension of the International Patient Decis...

    Victor M Montori, Annie LeBlanc, Angela Buchholz, Diana L Stilwell and Apostolos Tsapas

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13(Suppl 2):S5

    Published on: 29 November 2013

  6. Review

    Balancing the presentation of information and options in patient decision aids: an updated review

    Standards for patient decision aids require that information and options be presented in a balanced manner; this requirement is based on the argument that balanced presentation is essential to foster informed ...

    Purva Abhyankar, Robert J Volk, Jennifer Blumenthal-Barby, Paulina Bravo, Angela Buchholz, Elissa Ozanne, Dale Colins Vidal, Nananda Col and Peep Stalmeier

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13(Suppl 2):S6

    Published on: 29 November 2013

  7. Review

    Presenting quantitative information about decision outcomes: a risk communication primer for patient decision aid developers

    Making evidence-based decisions often requires comparison of two or more options. Research-based evidence may exist which quantifies how likely the outcomes are for each option. Understanding these numeric est...

    Lyndal J Trevena, Brian J Zikmund-Fisher, Adrian Edwards, Wolfgang Gaissmaier, Mirta Galesic, Paul KJ Han, John King, Margaret L Lawson, Suzanne K Linder, Isaac Lipkus, Elissa Ozanne, Ellen Peters, Danielle Timmermans and Steven Woloshin

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13(Suppl 2):S7

    Published on: 29 November 2013

  8. Review

    Clarifying values: an updated review

    Consensus guidelines have recommended that decision aids include a process for helping patients clarify their values. We sought to examine the theoretical and empirical evidence related to the use of values cl...

    Angela Fagerlin, Michael Pignone, Purva Abhyankar, Nananda Col, Deb Feldman-Stewart, Teresa Gavaruzzi, Jennifer Kryworuchko, Carrie A Levin, Arwen H Pieterse, Valerie Reyna, Anne Stiggelbout, Laura D Scherer, Celia Wills and Holly O Witteman

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13(Suppl 2):S8

    Published on: 29 November 2013

  9. Review

    Do personal stories make patient decision aids more effective? A critical review of theory and evidence

    Patient decision aids support people to make informed decisions between healthcare options. Personal stories provide illustrative examples of others’ experiences and are seen as a useful way to communicate inf...

    Hilary L Bekker, Anna E Winterbottom, Phyllis Butow, Amanda J Dillard, Deb Feldman-Stewart, Floyd J Fowler, Maria L Jibaja-Weiss, Victoria A Shaffer and Robert J Volk

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13(Suppl 2):S9

    Published on: 29 November 2013

  10. Review

    Addressing health literacy in patient decision aids

    Effective use of a patient decision aid (PtDA) can be affected by the user’s health literacy and the PtDA’s characteristics. Systematic reviews of the relevant literature can guide PtDA developers to attend to...

    Kirsten J McCaffery, Margaret Holmes-Rovner, Sian K Smith, David Rovner, Don Nutbeam, Marla L Clayman, Karen Kelly-Blake, Michael S Wolf and Stacey L Sheridan

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13(Suppl 2):S10

    Published on: 29 November 2013

  11. Review

    Coaching and guidance with patient decision aids: A review of theoretical and empirical evidence

    Coaching and guidance are structured approaches that can be used within or alongside patient decision aids (PtDAs) to facilitate the process of decision making. Coaching is provided by an individual, and guida...

    Dawn Stacey, Jennifer Kryworuchko, Jeff Belkora, B Joyce Davison, Marie-Anne Durand, Karen B Eden, Aubri S Hoffman, Mirjam Koerner, France Légaré, Marie-Chantal Loiselle and Richard L Street

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13(Suppl 2):S11

    Published on: 29 November 2013

  12. Review

    Establishing the effectiveness of patient decision aids: key constructs and measurement instruments

    Establishing the effectiveness of patient decision aids (PtDA) requires evidence that PtDAs improve the quality of the decision-making process and the quality of the choice made, or decision quality. The aim of t...

    Karen R Sepucha, Cornelia M Borkhoff, Joanne Lally, Carrie A Levin, Daniel D Matlock, Chirk Jenn Ng, Mary E Ropka, Dawn Stacey, Natalie Joseph-Williams, Celia E Wills and Richard Thomson

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13(Suppl 2):S12

    Published on: 29 November 2013

  13. Review

    Delivering patient decision aids on the Internet: definitions, theories, current evidence, and emerging research areas

    In 2005, the International Patient Decision Aids Standards Collaboration identified twelve quality dimensions to guide assessment of patient decision aids. One dimension—the delivery of patient decision aids o...

    Aubri S Hoffman, Robert J Volk, Anton Saarimaki, Christine Stirling, Linda C Li, Martin Härter, Geetanjali R Kamath and Hilary Llewellyn-Thomas

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13(Suppl 2):S13

    Published on: 29 November 2013

  14. Review

    “Many miles to go …”: a systematic review of the implementation of patient decision support interventions into routine clinical practice

    Two decades of research has established the positive effect of using patient-targeted decision support interventions: patients gain knowledge, greater understanding of probabilities and increased confidence in...

    Glyn Elwyn, Isabelle Scholl, Caroline Tietbohl, Mala Mann, Adrian GK Edwards, Catharine Clay, France Légaré, Trudy van der Weijden, Carmen L Lewis, Richard M Wexler and Dominick L Frosch

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13(Suppl 2):S14

    Published on: 29 November 2013