Cancer treatment—immunotherapy completion date

Metadata item type:Data Element Concept
METeOR identifier:561358
Registration status:Health, Standard 08/05/2014
Definition:The completion date of immunotherapy administered during the course of treatment for cancer.

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Cancer treatment
Definition:

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:Service/care event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:

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)

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Immunotherapy completion date
Definition:

The date on which immunotherapy was completed.

The application of immunologic knowledge and techniques to prevent and treat disease.

Property group:Exit/leave from service event

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Examples include the administration of increasing doses of allergens in the treatment of allergies, the use of immunostimulants and immunosuppressants, the transfer of immunocompetent cells and tissues from one person to another, and the use of interferon for its antiviral and antitumor properties.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Cancer Australia
Reference documents:Myers T (Editor) 2009. Mosby’s Medical Dictionary , 8th Edition. Missouri: Mosby Elsevier page 945

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Supersedes Cancer treatment—immunotherapy completion date Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:

Cancer treatment—immunotherapy completion date, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 08/05/2014