Journal article

Establishing the aims, format and function for multidisciplinary teamdriven care within an inflammatory bowel disease service: A multicentre qualitative specialist-based consensus study

PS Morar, N Sevdalis, J Warusavitarne, A Hart, J Green, C Edwards, O Faiz

Frontline Gastroenterology | Published : 2018

Abstract

ObjectiveTo obtain a specialist-based consensus on the aims, format and function for MDT-driven care within an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) service.DesignThis was a prospective, multicentre study using a Delphi formal consensus-building methodology.SettingParticipants were recruited nationally across 13 centres from July to August 2014.Participants24 participants were included into the Delphi Specialist Consensus Panel. They included six consultant colorectal surgeons, six gastroenterologists, five consultant radiologists, three consultant histopathologists and 4 IBD nurse specialists.InterventionsPanellists ranked items on a Likert scale (1=not important to 5=very important). Items with..

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