Table 1

Preliminary conceptual framework guiding data collection and analysis

SourceConstructs within conceptual framework impacting MDT group-decision making
Functional perspective of decision making6Internal factorsExternal circumstancesInteraction processesDecision-makingCase complexityRepeated consecutively
National Cancer Action Team characteristics of an effective MDT23The TeamOrganisation and logisticsMeeting infrastructureGovernanceDecision-making
ODDI model of group decision-making22Orientation Discussion Decision Implementation
NHS England MDT streamlining guidelines5Streamlining Standards of CareAudit
  • MDT, multidisciplinary team; NHS, National Health Service; ODDI, Orientation-Discussion-Decision-Implementation model.