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Cancer treatment—treatment complication type, cancer-related primary surgery complication type code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termSurgical treatment complication type
Synonymous names:Help on this termCritical event type
METeOR identifier:Help on this term424310
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 08/05/2014
Definition:Help on this termThe type of treatment complication/s arising within 30 days of undergoing surgical treatment for cancer, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Cancer treatment—treatment complication type

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Unplanned return to theatre
2Death within 30 days of surgery
3Post-operative fistula
4Intra-operative haemorrhage (greater than 6 units of transfusion)
5Pulmonary embolism
6Unplanned transfer to intensive care unit (ICU)
7Post-operative stay greater than 21 days
88Other complication or critical event
Supplementary values:Help on this term
98Unknown
99Not stated/inadequately described

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia
Reference documents:Help on this term

Gynaecology Oncology Subspecialty Practice Improvement Critical Project (GO SPICE)

Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG).

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termRecord the type of any treatment complications that occur within 30 days of primary surgery. If multiple events occur, all events should be recorded.
Collection methods:Help on this termCollect from medical records.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia
Reference documents:Help on this term

Gynaecology Oncology Subspecialty Practice Improvement Critical Project (GO SPICE)

Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG)

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Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Gynaecological cancer (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 14/05/2015

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Gynaecological cancer (clinical) NBPDS Health, Standard 14/05/2015

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