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Cancer treatment—androgen deprivation therapy indicator

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term587576
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 15/05/2015
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An indicator of the use of androgen deprivation therapy to reduce androgen hormones as part of cancer treatment.

This includes both chemical and surgical treatments.

Context:Help on this termAndrogen deprivation therapy is used to treat people with prostate cancer.

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Object class:Cancer treatment
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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:Help on this termService/care event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:Help on this term

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)

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Property:Androgen deprivation therapy indicator
Definition:Help on this term

An indicator of the use of androgen deprivation therapy to reduce androgen hormones.

This includes both chemical and surgical treatments.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia

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Cancer treatment—androgen deprivation therapy indicator, yes/no/not applicable code N Health, Standard 14/05/2015

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