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Person—cancer screening test indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termCancer screening test indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term732528
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 05/02/2021
Definition:Help on this term

An indicator of whether the person decided to participate in cancer screening, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Person—cancer screening test indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termBoolean
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1   Yes

To be recorded when a person returned a cancer screening test.

CODE 2   No

To be recorded when a person did not return a cancer screening test.

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Person—cancer screening test indicator, yes/no code N Health, Superseded 05/02/2021

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

National Bowel Cancer Screening Program NBEDS 2021–22 Health, Standard 05/02/2021

DSS specific attributes +

National Bowel Cancer Screening Program NBEDS 2022–23 Health, Standardisation pending 22/10/2021

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