Cancer staging—cancer staging scheme source edition number, code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Staging scheme source edition number
METeOR identifier:297011
Registration status:Health, Superseded 07/12/2011
Definition:The edition of the reference used for the purposes of staging the cancer, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Cancer staging—cancer staging scheme source edition number

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N[N]
Supplementary values:
ValueMeaning
88Not applicable (Cases that do not have a recommended staging scheme)
99Unknown edition

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Record the edition number (i.e. 1 - 87).

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Source and reference attributes

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

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Has been superseded by Cancer staging—cancer staging scheme source edition number, code N[N] Health, Standard 07/12/2011

Supersedes Staging scheme source edition number, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (13.7 KB)

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Cancer (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

Cancer (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 06/03/2009

DSS specific attributes +

Cancer (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

Cancer (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 07/12/2011