Colonoscopy

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Glossary Item
Synonymous names:Flexible sigmoidoscopy
METeOR identifier:697166
Registration status:Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 11/09/2018
Definition:

An examination of the entire large bowel using a camera on a flexible tube, which is passed through the anus (CCA 2017).

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

Reference documents:

CCA (Cancer Council Australia) 2017. Clinical practice guidelines for the prevention, early detection and management of colorectal cancer. Sydney: CCA. Viewed 15 May 2018,                     http://wiki.cancer.org.au/australia/Guidelines:Colorectal_cancer.

Relational attributes

Metadata items which use this glossary item:

Clinical care standard indicators: colonoscopy Health, Standard 26/03/2019
Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 11/09/2018

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Colonoscopy clinical care standard indicators: 3-Proportion of patients who had a colonoscopy that detected one or more adenoma(s) Health, Standardisation pending 19/09/2019

Colonoscopy clinical care standard indicators: 3-Proportion of patients who had a colonoscopy that detected one or more adenoma(s) Health, Standard 26/03/2019
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Colonoscopy clinical care standard indicators: 4-Proportion of patients who had a colonoscopy that detected one or more sessile serrated adenoma(s) or sessile serrated polyp(s) Health, Standardisation pending 19/09/2019

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