Cancer treatment—outcome of treatment

Metadata item type:Data Element Concept
METeOR identifier:561663
Registration status:Health, Standard 06/05/2014
Definition:The response of the tumour at the completion of 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:Outcome of treatment
Definition:The outcome for which treatment is provided for a particular condition.
Property group:Assessment event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element concept attributes

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Cancer treatment—outcome of treatment Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:

Cancer treatment—outcome of treatment, code N.N Health, Standard 08/05/2014