Cancer staging scheme source

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Property
METeOR identifier:720538
Registration status:Health, Standard 17/01/2020

The reference which describes in detail the methods of staging and the definitions for the classification system used in determining the extent of cancer.

Property group:Assessment event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Reference documents:

Brierley J, Gospodarowicz M, Wittekind C, (Editors) 2016. Union for International Cancer Control (UICC). TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours. 8th ed. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Cancer staging scheme source Health, Superseded 17/01/2020

Data Element Concepts implementing this property:

Cancer staging—cancer staging scheme source Health, Standard 17/01/2020