Immunotherapy start date
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Property|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 07/12/2011|
The date on which immunotherapy commenced.
The application of immunologic knowledge and techniques to prevent and treat disease.
|Property group:||Entry into service event|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:||Examples include the administration of increasing doses of allergens in the treatment of allergies, the use of immunostimulants and immunosuppressants, the transfer of immunocompetent cells and tissues from one person to another, and the use of interferon for its antiviral and antitumor properties.|
Source and reference attributes
|Submitting organisation:||Cancer Australia|
|Reference documents:||Myers T (Editor) 2009. Mosby’s Medical Dictionary , 8th Edition. Missouri: Mosby Elsevier page 945|
|Data Element Concepts implementing this property:|
Cancer treatment—immunotherapy start date Health, Superseded 08/05/2014
Cancer treatment—immunotherapy start date Health, Standard 08/05/2014