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Improving decision making in multidisciplinary tumor boards: prospective longitudinal evaluation of a multicomponent intervention for 1,421 patients.

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BACKGROUND: Due to its complexity, cancer care is increasingly being delivered by multidisciplinary tumor boards (MTBs). Few studies have investigated how best to organize and run MTBs to optimize clinical decision making. We developed and evaluated a multicomponent intervention designed to improve the MTB's ability to reach treatment decisions. STUDY DESIGN: We conducted a prospective longitudinal study during 16 months that evaluated MTB decision making for urological cancer patients at a ...

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Journal:
Journal of the American College of Surgeons
Volume:
217
Issue:
3
Pages:
412-420
Publication date:
2013-09-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1879-1190
ISSN:
1072-7515
URN:
uuid:27eeba7c-3f48-417b-8d97-2fea4b425d66
Source identifiers:
450486
Local pid:
pubs:450486

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