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Development of quality indicators to monitor radiotherapy care for men with prostate cancer: A modified Delphi method

Tsiamis, E; Millar, Jeremy; Baxi, Siddhartha; Borg, M; De Ioso, Paolo; Elsaleh, Hany; Foroudi, Farshad; Higgs, Braden; Holt, Tanya; Martin, J; Moretti, K

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Background and purpose: Quality indicators (QIs) have been developed for many aspects of prostate cancer care, but are under-developed with regard to radiotherapy treatment. We aimed to develop a valid, relevant and feasible set of core QIs to measure quality of radiotherapy care in men with prostate cancer. Materials and methods: We used a RAND-modified Delphi process to select QIs that were regarded as both important and feasible measures of quality radiotherapy care. This involved two...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2018
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/160893
Source: Radiotherapy and Oncology
DOI: 10.1016/j.radonc.2018.04.017

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