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Patient—radiotherapy start date

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term448145
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 07/12/2011
ACT Health, Final 08/08/2018
Definition:Help on this termThe date on which a patient commences a course of radiotherapy treatment.

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Object class:Patient
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A person for whom a health service accepts responsibility for treatment and or care.

Specialisation of:Help on this termPerson/group of persons

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Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Property:Radiotherapy start date
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The date on which radiotherapy commenced.

Radiotherapy is the treatment of disease by means of ionizing radiation.

Property group:Help on this termEntry into service event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia
Reference documents:Help on this termDorland I, Newman WA 2003. Dorland's illustrated medical dictionary (30th edn). Philadelphia: Saunders p1564

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Patient—radiotherapy start date, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 07/12/2011
ACT Health, Final 08/08/2018

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