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Person—reason for opting off a disease screening program, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termReason for opting off a disease screening program
METeOR identifier:Help on this term568086
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 29/08/2014
Definition:Help on this termThe reason why the person opts off a disease screening program, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—reason for opting off a disease screening program

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Already having cancer surveillance
2Having regular colonoscopy
3Having regular screening
4Medical advice not to participate
5Uncomfortable with process
6Privacy concerns
7Not interested
8Other
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Record the reason for opting off a disease screening program.

Information on why participants are opting off disease screening could help improve disease screening programs.

Relational attributes

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See also Person—opted off from a disease screening program indicator, yes/no code N Health, Standard 29/08/2014

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National Bowel Cancer Screening Program NBEDS 2014-18 Health, Superseded 06/09/2018

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National Bowel Cancer Screening Program NBEDS 2018–19 Health, Superseded 12/12/2018

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National Bowel Cancer Screening Program NBEDS 2019–20 Health, Standard 12/12/2018

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National Bowel Cancer Screening Program NBEDS 2020–21 Health, Standardisation pending 27/09/2019

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