Funding for this research was provided by:
Health Technology Assessment Programme (11/15/13)
Received: 26 June 2019
Accepted: 21 October 2019
First Online: 4 November 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study was granted ethical approval by NRES Committee Yorkshire & the Humber - Bradford Leeds REC ref. 13/YH/0016. All participants provided written informed consent ahead of participation.
: Not applicable.
: Claire A Surr was previously employed by the University of Bradford, who own the intellectual property of DCM. In this role she held responsibility for DCM training and method development. She was a technical author on the British Standards Institute PAS 800 guide on implementing DCM in health and social care provider organizations.All other authors have no conflict of interest to declare.