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Cancer treatment—variation from planned treatment indicator, yes/no/unknown code N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termVariation from planned treatment indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term468365
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 04/02/2015
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of whether the course of treatment for cancer received varied from the initial treatment plan, as represented by a code.

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Data element concept:Cancer treatment—variation from planned treatment indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term468360
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 04/02/2015
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of whether the course of treatment for cancer received varied from the initial treatment plan.

This includes the cessation of treatment and variation of the treatment type, delivery and/or dose.
Object class:Help on this termCancer treatment
Property:Help on this termVariation from planned treatment indicator

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia

Value domain attributes

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Value domain:Yes/no/unknown code N
METeOR identifier:Help on this term428208
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 08/05/2014
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing 'yes', 'no' and 'unknown' responses.

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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
1Yes
2No
Supplementary values:Help on this term
8Unknown

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Guide for use:Help on this term

Record whether the course of treatment for cancer received varied from the planned treatment. Variation to treatment may be due to many reasons, including, but not limited to lack of response to treatment, side effects or patient choice.

CODE 1   Yes

To be recorded if treatment was stopped or there was any variation in the treatment type, delivery and/or dose.

CODE 2   No

To be recorded if the treatment plan for the course of treatment for cancer was followed without variation.

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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