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Cancer treatment

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Metadata item type:Help on this termObject Class
METeOR identifier:Help on this term288059
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 08/05/2014
Definition:Help on this termThe course of cancer directed treatment or treatments, with defined dates of commencement and cessation, given to the patient by a treatment provider or team of providers. It includes all treatments administered to the patient before disease progression or recurrence and applies to surgical treatment, radiation therapy and systemic agent therapy for cancer.
Context:Help on this termThis metadata item is required to provide the basis for a standard approach to recording and monitoring patterns of initial treatment for cancer patients.
Specialisation of:Help on this termService/care event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:Help on this term

Commission on Cancer, Standards of the Commission on Cancer Registry Operations and Data Standards (ROADS) Volume II (1998)

Commission on Cancer, Facility Oncology Registry Data Standards (2002)

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Cancer treatment Health, Standard 08/05/2014

Data Element Concepts implementing this Object Class:Help on this term

Cancer treatment—cancer treatment type Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—cancer treatment type Health, Superseded 07/12/2011

Cancer treatment—chemotherapy completion date Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—chemotherapy cycles administered Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—chemotherapy start date Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—hormone therapy completion date Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—hormone therapy start date Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—immunotherapy completion date Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—immunotherapy start date Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—intention of treatment Health, Retired 12/05/2014

Cancer treatment—non-surgical cancer treatment completion date Health, Retired 11/06/2014

Cancer treatment—non-surgical cancer treatment start date Health, Retired 11/06/2014

Cancer treatment—other cancer treatment Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—outcome of treatment Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—outcome of treatment Health, Superseded 07/12/2011

Cancer treatment—radiation dose administered Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—radiation dose received Health, Standard 13/06/2004

Cancer treatment—radiotherapy completion date Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—radiotherapy fractions administered Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—radiotherapy start date Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—radiotherapy target site Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—radiotherapy treatment type Health, Superseded 07/12/2011

Cancer treatment—radiotherapy treatment type Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—surgery target site Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—surgical procedure date Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—surgical procedure for cancer Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—surgical procedure for cancer Health, Superseded 07/12/2011

Cancer treatment—systemic therapy agent name (primary cancer) Health, Standard 04/06/2004

Cancer treatment—systemic therapy agent or protocol Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—systemic therapy procedure Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—systemic therapy procedure date Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—target site for cancer treatment Health, Retired 11/06/2014

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