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Cancer treatment—hormone therapy start date

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term561332
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 08/05/2014
Definition:Help on this termThe start date of hormone therapy administered during the course of treatment for cancer.

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Object class:Cancer treatment
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The course of cancer-directed treatment or treatments, with defined dates of commencement and cessation, given to the patient by a treatment provider or team of providers.

This may include cancer-directed surgical treatment, radiation therapy and systemic agent therapy for cancer. It applies to the primary course of cancer treatment, treatment administered to the patient in response to disease progression or treatment administered to the patient in response to disease recurrence.
Specialisation of:Help on this termService/care event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:Help on this term

Commission on Cancer, Standards of the Commission on Cancer Registry Operations and Data Standards (ROADS) Volume II (1998)

Commission on Cancer, Facility Oncology Registry Data Standards (2002)

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Property:Hormone therapy start date
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The date on which hormone therapy commenced.

The treatment of disease with hormones obtained from endocrine glands or substances that stimulate hormonal effects.

Property group:Help on this termEntry into service event

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Guide for use:Help on this termAn example is the administration of hormones, agents acting via hormonal mechanisms, antihormones and steroids for the treatment of cancer.

Source and reference attributes

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

Myers T (Editor) 2009. Mosby’s Medical Dictionary, 8th Edition. Missouri: Mosby Elsevier page 890

American College of Surgeons 2002. Facility Oncology Registry Data Standards (FORDS), 2009 revision, Commission on Cancer page 28D

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Supersedes Cancer treatment—hormone therapy start date Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

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Cancer treatment—hormone therapy start date, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 08/05/2014

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