Patient—cancer diagnostic assessment type

Metadata item type:Data Element Concept
METeOR identifier:530086
Registration status:Health, Standard 29/08/2014
Definition:The type of cancer diagnostic assessment used to assist in identifying whether cancer is present in the patient.

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Patient
Definition:

A person for whom a health service accepts responsibility for treatment and/or care.

Specialisation of:Person/group of persons

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Cancer diagnostic assessment type
Definition:

The type of medical test or evaluation used to assist in identifying whether cancer is present.

The type of cancer diagnostic assessment selected will depend on the type of cancer.
Property group:Assessment event

Data element concept attributes

Relational attributes

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:

Patient—cancer diagnostic assessment type, bowel cancer code N Health, Standard 29/08/2014