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Person with cancer—setting of death, code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termSetting of death
Synonymous names:Help on this termPlace of death
METeOR identifier:Help on this term446066
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 04/02/2015
Definition:Help on this termThe physical location where the person with cancer died, as represented by a code.
Context:Help on this termRecorded when the patient has died.
Data Element Concept:Person with cancer—setting of death

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
1Private home
2Hospice
3Treating hospital
4Other hospital
88Other setting
Supplementary values:Help on this term
98Not applicable - patient alive
99Not stated/inadeqately described - patient has died but location inadequately stated

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Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termFor patients who have died, record the code corresponding to the location of their death.
Collection methods:Help on this termCollect from medical records or the relevant notifier of death.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia

Relational attributes

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Adolescent and young adult cancer (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 14/05/2015

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Adolescent and young adult cancer (clinical) NBPDS Health, Standard 14/05/2015

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