Person with cancer—fertility counselling provided indicator, yes/no/unknown code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Fertility counselling provided indicator
METeOR identifier:462747
Registration status:Health, Standard 04/02/2015
Definition:An indicator of whether fertility counselling related to cancer or cancer treatment has been provided to a person with cancer, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person with cancer—fertility counselling provided indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No
Supplementary values:
8Unknown

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Record whether fertility counselling related to cancer or cancer treatment was provided to a person with cancer. This includes counselling about the potential outcomes that the cancer and cancer treatment can have on their long term fertility and the options that they have in relation to fertility preservation or treatment options that will likely have a reduced impact on their fertility.
Collection methods:Obtain from patient medical records or multidisciplinary team meetings.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Cancer Australia

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

See also Person with cancer—fertility counselling offered indicator, yes/no/unknown code N Health, Standard 04/02/2015

See also Person with cancer—fertility preservation procedure indicator, yes/no/unknown code N Health, Standard 04/02/2015

See also Person with cancer—fertility preservation procedure type, code N[N] Health, Standard 04/02/2015

See also Person with cancer—fertility preservation procedure type, text X[X(99)] Health, Standard 04/02/2015

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Adolescent and young adult cancer (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 14/05/2015

DSS specific attributes +

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

DSS specific attributes +