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Cancer treatment—systemic therapy agent or protocol, eviQ protocol identifier NNNNNN

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termSystemic therapy agent or protocol, eviQ
METeOR identifier:Help on this term561278
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 08/05/2014
Definition:Help on this termThe eviQ protocol identifier for the systemic therapy agent protocol administered during the course of treatment for cancer.
Data Element Concept:Cancer treatment—systemic therapy agent or protocol

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Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termNNNNNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term6

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Guide for use:Help on this termThe eviQ protocol identifier must always be recorded as a six digit number, with leading zeros if applicable, for example, 000123.
Collection methods:Help on this termeviQ protocol identifiers are available from the eviQ Cancer Treatments Online website.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia
Reference documents:Help on this term

Standard Cancer Treatment and Management Pathways Program, Cancer Services and Education Division. eviQ Cancer Treatments Online. Cancer Institute NSW

Commission on Cancer, American College of Surgeons 2002. Facility Oncology Registry Data Standards (FORDS), 2009 revision

Stedman TL 2006. Stedman's Medical Dictionary. 28th edition. Maryland: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

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Guide for use:Help on this term

eviQ Cancer Treatments Online is a point of care clinical information resource that provides health professionals with current evidence based, peer maintained, best practice cancer treatment protocols and information. It was developed and is maintained by the Cancer Institute NSW.

Record the six digit eviQ protocol identifier (where available) for each systemic therapy agent protocol administered to the patient during the treatment of the cancer.

Systemic therapy agents are drugs that travel through the bloodstream and reach and effect cells all over the body. They are administered orally or intravenously.

Systemic therapy may involve a single agent or a combination regimen of two or more drugs. They are administered in treatment cycles.

A protocol is a precise and detailed plan for therapy that includes the type, quantity, method and length of time of taking the drugs required for any treatment cycle.

The systemic therapy agent eviQ protocol identifier applies to chemotherapy, hormone therapy and immunotherapy administered for the treatment of cancer.
Collection methods:Help on this termThis name of the protocol should be obtained from the patient's medical record.
Comments:Help on this termThe collection of specific treatment information is useful to evaluate patterns of care, the effectiveness of different treatment modalities, and treatment by patient outcome.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia.
Origin:Help on this termCancer Institute NSW, eviQ Cancer Treatments Online.
Reference documents:Help on this termStandard Cancer Treatment and Management Pathways Program, Cancer Services and Education Division. eviQ Cancer Treatments Online. Cancer Institute NSW.

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Supersedes Cancer treatment—systemic therapy agent or protocol, eviQ protocol identifier NNNNNN Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

See also Cancer treatment—systemic therapy agent or protocol, text X[X(149)] Health, Standard 08/05/2014

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Chemotherapy for cancer cluster Health, Standard 08/05/2014

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Hormone therapy for cancer cluster Health, Standard 08/05/2014

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Immunotherapy for cancer cluster Health, Standard 08/05/2014

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