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Multidisciplinary team meetings — challenges of implementation science

Multidisciplinary team meetings have several flaws; herein, we propose approaches for cancer centres to transform these limitations into improvements in the quality control of oncological care and into research opportunities.

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N.G.I. and M.L.K.C. are both supported by individual National Medical Research Council Singapore Clinician-Scientist Awards.

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Correspondence to N. Gopalakrishna Iyer or Melvin L. K. Chua.

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N.G.I. is a member of the scientific advisory board of Invitrocue. M.L.K.C. receives research support from Ferring Singapore, GenomeDx Biosciences, MedLever and Varian; is a scientific adviser for Varian; and has received fees for his role as a speaker from Astellas, AstraZeneca, Janssen and Varian.

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Iyer, N.G., Chua, M.L.K. Multidisciplinary team meetings — challenges of implementation science. Nat Rev Clin Oncol 16, 205–206 (2019).

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