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Person—disease screening invitation round count, total number N[N]

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termDisease screening invitation round count
METeOR identifier:Help on this term568644
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 29/08/2014
Definition:Help on this termA count of times a person has been invited to participate in a disease screening program, as represented by a number.
Data Element Concept:Person—disease screening invitation round count

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Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
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ValueMeaning
99Not stated/inadequately described

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

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A person will receive multiple invites to participate in disease screening over a number of years when they are in the target age group. This data element records a count of the number of times a person has been invited to participate.

For example, in the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program (NBCSP) a person will be invited to participate at age 50, 55, 60 and 65.

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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National Bowel Cancer Screening Program NBEDS 2014-18 Health, Superseded 06/09/2018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National Bowel Cancer Screening Program NBEDS 2018–19 Health, Superseded 12/12/2018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 15/11/2019

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