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Bowel cancer diagnosed cluster

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Set Specification
METeOR identifier:Help on this term567581
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 06/09/2018
DSS type:Help on this termData Element Cluster
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The Bowel cancer diagnosed cluster comprises a set of standardised data definitions used for monitoring people that have received a bowel cancer diagnosis. 

This metadata set is not mandated for collection, i.e. it reflects best practice when collecting data in relation to bowel screening rather than a nationally mandated set of data items that must be provided.

It is intended to be used by the National Bowel Cancer Screening Register. It can also be used by a wider range of health and health-related professionals who collect and/or use the data in relation to the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program.

Collection and usage attributes

Statistical unit:Help on this termPersons who answered yes in relation to having a cancer diagnosis.

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Bowel cancer diagnosed cluster Health, Superseded 16/01/2020

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

National Bowel Cancer Screening Program NBEDS 2014-18 Health, Superseded 06/09/2018

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Seq No.Help on this termMetadata itemHelp on this term ObligationHelp on this term Max occursHelp on this term
1Person with cancer—primary site of cancer, topography code (ICD-O-3) ANN.NMandatory1
2Patient—diagnosis date of cancer, DDMMYYYYMandatory1
3Cancer staging—cancer staging scheme source, code N[N]Mandatory1
4Cancer staging—staging basis of cancer, code AMandatory1
5Person with cancer—extent of primary cancer, TNM stage (UICC TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours, 7th ed) code X[XX]Mandatory1
6Episode of admitted patient care—admission date, DDMMYYYYMandatory1
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