Cancer status

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Property
METeOR identifier:394063
Registration status:Health, Standard 07/12/2011
Definition:

Clinical evidence of the presence or absence of cancer.

Clinical evidence describes the result of evaluation of a patient's physical condition and prognosis based on information gathered from physical examination, laboratory tests, imaging and the patient's medical history.

Property group:Assessment event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Cancer Australia
Reference documents:Myers T (Editor) 2009. Mosby’s Medical Dictionary, 8th Edition. Missouri: Mosby Elsevier page 394

Relational attributes

Data Element Concepts implementing this property:

Patient—cancer status Health, Standard 07/12/2011