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Table 2 Characteristics of resources meeting eligibility criteria (n = 24)

From: Are publicly available internet resources enabling women to make informed fertility preservation decisions before starting cancer treatment: an environmental scan?

Study No. Source Resource Title Organisation (Country) Resource Typea Target Group Cancer Type Year resource identified Year of publication (updated) No. pages Readability Flesch Score [2]
1 Google Cancer Treatment Fertility- Information for Women Macmillan Cancer Support (UK) Internet- available Adult Any cancer 2015 & 2017 2013 (2016) 50 55
2 Google Fertility care for Women Diagnosed with Cancer Central Manchester University Hospital- St Mary’s Hospital (UK) Internet- available Adult Any cancer 2015 & 2017 2013 16 48
3 Google Save My Fertility: Fertility Preservation for Women Diagnosed with Cancer The Onco-fertility Consortium (USA) Internet- delivered, Internet- available & Mobile App Adult & TYA Any cancer 2015 &2017 2011 5 35
4 Google Fertility and Breast Cancer Treatments Breast Cancer Care (UK) Internet- available Adult Breast 2015 &2017 2014 (2017) 22 52
5 Google Fertility and Women with Cancer American Cancer Society (USA) Internet- delivered & Internet- available Adult & TYA Any cancer 2016 & 2017 2013 25 48
6 Google Fertility and Pregnancy Issues During and After Breast Cancer Breast Cancer.org (USA) Internet- delivered Adult Breast 2015 & 2017 2015 21 57
7 Google Fertility and Cancer: A Guild for People With Cancer, Their Friends and Families Cancer Council (Australia) Internet- available Adult & TYA Any cancer 2015 & 2017 2014 (2016) 86 45
8 Google Breast Cancer and Fertility Europe Donna Ireland (Ireland) Internet- available Adult Breast 2015 & 2017 2008 16 48
9 Google Oncofertility Flinders Fertility (Australia) Internet- available Adult Any cancer 2015 & 2017 2013 14 32
10 Google Can I Still Have Children? Melbourne IVF and Royal Women’s Hospital (Australia) Internet- available Adult Any cancer 2015 & 2107 2013 20 41
11 Google Fertility Concerns and Preservation for Women Cancer.net (USA) Internet- delivered Adult Any cancer 2015 & 2017 2014 5 27
12 Google Fertility Preservation: Options for Women Who Are Starting Cancer Treatment Memorial Sloan- Kettering Cancer Centre (USA) Internet- available Adult Any cancer 2015 & 2017 2015 14 47
13 Google Fertility New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation (New Zealand) Internet- delivered Adult Breast 2015 & 2017 2013 2 47
14 Google Caring for Adolescents and Young Adults NCCN guidelines for Patients(USA) Internet- available & Internet- delivered TYA & Parents Any cancer 2015 & 2017 2013 118 53
15 Google Fertility Preservation in Cervical Cancer North London Gynaecological Cancer Network (UK) Internet- available Adult Gynaecological cancers 2015 & 2017 2015 10 42
16 Google Fertility and Cancer New life (UK) Internet- delivered Adult Any cancer 2015 & 2017 2015 7 55
17 Google Fertility Preservation for Women with Cancer: FAQs Walgreens (USA) Internet- available Adult Any cancer 2015 & 2017 2011 8 41
18 Google Fertility Options to Consider Before Treatment Begins and Parenthood Options After Cancer Fertile Hope & Cleveland Clinic (USA) Internet- available Adult Any cancer 2015 & 2017 2005 12 49
19 Google Fertility Preservation University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (USA) Internet- available Adult Any cancer 2015 & 2017 2013 21 48
20 Google Future Fertility: Preserving Fertility in Women with Cancer University of New South Wales, Onco-fertility Consortium, Prince of Wales Hospital (Australia) Internet- delivered & Internet- available Adult Any cancer 2015 & 2017 2015 52 58
21 Google Fertility Facts Lymphoma and Leukaemia Society (USA) Internet- available TYA Lymphoma and Leukaemia 2015 & 2017 2015 7 41
22 DALI database Breast cancer and having children Leiden University Medical Centre/ Pink Ribbon (Dutch) Internet- adapted Adult Breast 2015 & 2017 2012 31 47
23 Expert contacts Learning About Cancer and Fertility: A Guide for Parents of Young Girls North western University/ Onco-fertility Consortium (USA) Internet- available Parents Any cancer 2015 & 2017 2011 24 55
24 Expert contacts Fertility-related choices: A decision aid for younger women with breast cancer University of Melbourne/ Breast Cancer Network/ Prince of Wales Hospital (Australia) Internet- available Adult Breast 2015 & 2017 2013 (2016) 57 78
  1. aResource type [35]: Internet-delivered include all PtDAs for which some or all parts are delivered using the Internet
  2. Internet- available include PtDAs that were initially developed and tested in other formats (e.g., paper, audio, or video), then made available on the Internet for individuals to download, print, and complete
  3. Internet- adapted include PtDAs created in other formats that were purposefully adapted to allow individuals to use them directly on the Internet. Examples include adapting paper worksheets into interactive questionnaires, and adapting text and video components of PtDA DVDs into websites