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Making Difficult Decisions

In honour of Ninon Bourque

Decision Aids

Patient decision aids are tools toImage of sign shaped like arrows going different directions help people make decisions about their health.  Using these tools, you can better understand what decisions need to be made.  Information from your healthcare provider will show treatment options and the possible outcomes and will inform your decisions.  People are also asked to think about their personal values and beliefs.


A list related to cancer can be found by clicking HERE.

The Ottawa Personal Decision Guide is available for use for many decisions.

Complementary Therapies

For further information go to  Complementary Therapies.

Need more health information

Need more health information? Send your health information questions to learningservices@toh.ca.  We will respond during the next business day.  Learning Services is open Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

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