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Cancer treatment—multidisciplinary team review indicator

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term428238
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 08/05/2014
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of whether a patient's cancer treatment is discussed and a treatment plan developed at a multidisciplinary team meeting during the course of treatment for cancer.

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Object class:Cancer treatment
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The course of cancer-directed treatment or treatments, with defined dates of commencement and cessation, given to the patient by a treatment provider or team of providers.

This may include cancer-directed surgical treatment, radiation therapy and systemic agent therapy for cancer. It applies to the primary course of cancer treatment, treatment administered to the patient in response to disease progression or treatment administered to the patient in response to disease recurrence.
Specialisation of:Help on this termService/care event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:Help on this term

Commission on Cancer, Standards of the Commission on Cancer Registry Operations and Data Standards (ROADS) Volume II (1998)

Commission on Cancer, Facility Oncology Registry Data Standards (2002)

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Property:Multidisciplinary team review indicator
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An indicator of whether a patient's treatment was discussed and planned at a multidisciplinary team meeting.

The multidisciplinary team should consist of the core disciplines required for the provision of good patient care, which will vary by disease type.
Property group:Help on this termPlanning event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia
Reference documents:Help on this termNational Breast Cancer Centre 2005. Multidisciplinary meeting for cancer care: a guide for health service providers. Camperdown, NSW: National Breast Cancer Centre

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia

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Cancer treatment—multidisciplinary team review indicator, yes/no/unknown code N Health, Standard 08/05/2014

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