Gynaecological cancer-related radiotherapy complication type code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:424312
Registration status:Health, Standard 08/05/2014
Definition:A code set representing types of treatment complications occurring within 30 days of radiotherapy for women with gynaecological cancer.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Bowel obstruction requiring surgery
2Fistula requiring stoma formation
3Pelvic insufficiency
8Other
Supplementary values:
9Not stated/inadequately described

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Cancer Australia
Reference documents:

NBOCC Working Group, 2008  

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Cancer treatment—treatment complication type, gynaecological cancer-related radiotherapy code N Health, Standard 08/05/2014