Intention of treatment code AAA
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
|Registration status:||WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015|
|Definition:||A set of alphabetic characters that represents the intention of the treatment for a disease.|
|Maximum character length:||3|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
Code PRO Prophylactic
This code is used for treatment to prevent the occurrence or spread of disease.
Code CUR Curative
This code is used when treatment is given for control of the disease.
Code PAL Palliative
This code is used when treatment is given primarily for the purpose of pain control. Other benefits of the treatment are considered secondary contributions to quality of life.
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Person with cancer—intention of treatment, code AAA WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015
Person with cancer—intention of treatment, code AAA WA Health, Endorsed 01/06/2017