Cancer treatment—primary course of chemotherapy delay indicator, yes/no/unknown code N
Data Element Attributes
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:
|Delay in primary course of chemotherapy indicator
Health, Standard 08/05/2014
|An indicator of whether the primary course of chemotherapy for cancer treatment has been delayed, as represented by a code.
|Data Element Concept:
|Cancer treatment—primary course of chemotherapy delay indicator
|Yes/no/unknown code N
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:
|Record if the planned course of primary chemotherapy has been delayed.
Collect from patient medical records.Record for a person undergoing chemotherapy as part of their cancer treatment.
Source and reference attributes
|Cancer Australia Working Group, 2010.
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
Gynaecological cancer (clinical) DSS
Health, Superseded 14/05/2015
Conditional obligation: This data element is to be recorded for patients who have undergone chemotherapy as part of their cancer treatment.
Gynaecological cancer (clinical) NBPDS
Health, Standard 14/05/2015
This data element is to be recorded for patients who have undergone chemotherapy as part of their cancer treatment.