Cancer staging scheme source edition number N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:394393
Registration status:Health, Standard 07/12/2011
Definition:The edition number of the reference used for the purpose of staging a cancer.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Text
Data type:Number
Format:N[N]
Maximum character length:2
Supplementary values:
ValueMeaning
97Not applicable
98Unknown
99Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

Record the edition number, valid entries are from 1 to 96.

CODE 97   Not applicable

To be used for cases that do not have a recommended staging scheme or when the staging scheme source does not have edition number.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Cancer Australia

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Cancer staging scheme source edition number code N[N] Health, Superseded 07/12/2011

Data elements implementing this value domain:

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