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Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group performance status score code N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term426026
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 08/05/2014
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing an assessment of how a person's disease affects their daily living abilities.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
0Fully active, able to carry on all pre-disease performance without restriction.
1Restricted in physically strenuous activity but ambulatory and able to carry out work of a light or sedentary nature, e.g., light house work, office work.
2Ambulatory and capable of all selfcare but unable to carry out any work activities. Up and about more than 50% of waking hours.
3Capable of only limited selfcare, confined to bed or chair more than 50% of working hours.
4Completely disabled. Cannot carry on any selfcare. Totally confined to bed or chair.
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8Unknown
9Not stated

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termThe criteria was developed by the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG).

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia
Reference documents:Help on this termOken MM et al. 1982. Toxicity and response criteria of the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group. Am J Clin Oncol 5:649-655

Relational attributes

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Person with cancer—performance status score at diagnosis, Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group code N Health, Standard 08/05/2014

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