Colonoscopy clinical care standard indicators: 3-Proportion of patients who had a colonoscopy that detected one or more adenoma(s)
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||3-Proportion of patients who had a colonoscopy that detected one or more adenoma(s)|
Proportion of patients undergoing a colonoscopy who have at least one adenoma is detected.
|Indicator set:||Clinical care standard indicators: colonoscopy|
Health, Qualified 19/09/2019
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age from:|
50 years or older
For the patient to be counted in the numerator, at least oneadenoma must be histologically confirmed.
Both the numerator and denominator only include patients with an intact colon. Both the numerator and denominator exclude patients with a finding of acute inflammatory bowel disease.
Presented as a percentage.
(Numerator ÷ Denominator) x 100
The number of patients undergoing a colonoscopy with at least one adenoma detected.
The number of patients undergoing a colonoscopy.
|Unit of measure:||Service event|
Source and reference attributes
Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Colonoscopy clinical care standard indicators: 3-Proportion of patients who had a colonoscopy that detected one or more adenoma(s)
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