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Table 4 Resource assessed for inclusion of components within Patient Decision Aid Resources (IPDAS) (n = 24) [8, 69, 70]

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

IPDAS Checklist Item Study Number of Resources Including Component Number of resources including component
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24  
1. Describes health condition for index decision x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x 24
2. Explicitly describes the index decision being considered   x x             x        x x x 6
3. Describes the options x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x 24
4. Describes positive features all options                  x   x      x 3
5. Describes negative features all options   x   x x        x      x   x    x   x 8
6. Describes what it is like to experience the psychosocial consequences of options                          0
7. Shows negative and positive features of all options in equal detail (text amount, equal stats/ consequences)                  x       x   2
8 Cites evidence used or links to document x   x x x     x      x    x x    x x    10
9. Provides a publication date resource x x   x x   x x   x   x   x    x x   x   x   x 14
10. Provides information about an update policy   x   x x x   x   x x    x         x   x 10
11. Provides information about uncertainty level around event /outcome probabilities                          0
12. Provides information about the funding source used for development x   x     x        x         x x x 7
Total score IPDAS (out of 12) 5 6 5 6 6 3 4 4 3 4 3 4 2 6 3 2 7 4 4 3 2 8 5 8