The Role of Patient Empowerment as a Key Component of Effective Multidisciplinary Cancer Care

This podcast was funded by a medical educational grant from AstraZeneca, with the purpose of enhancing the fundamental understanding of oncology specialists of the value of a multidisciplinary team approach in the management of patients with cancer.

In this EMJ Podcast, our host Brigitte Scott is joined by experts David Baldwin, Honorary Professor, School of Medicine, University of Nottingham, UK, Michelle Greenwood, Uro-oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist and Lead Teenage and Young Adult Nurse, St. Bartholomew’s Health NHS Trust, London, UK; and Kerry Archer, Cancer Specialist Physiotherapist, Active Against Cancer, Harrogate & District NHS Foundation Trust, UK, who share their perspectives on the multidisciplinary team (MDT)–patient dynamic and the importance of patient empowerment in multidisciplinary cancer care.