DECISION TO TREAT DATE (RADIOTHERAPY TREATMENT EPISODE)

Format/Length:an10 CCYY-MM-DD
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Notes:
DECISION TO TREAT DATE (RADIOTHERAPY TREATMENT EPISODE) is the same as attribute DECISION TO TREAT DATE.

DECISION TO TREAT DATE (RADIOTHERAPY TREATMENT EPISODE) is the date that a decision was taken to treat a PATIENT's condition with a RADIOTHERAPY TREATMENT MODALITY.

Where the treatment is being undertaken as part of a Cancer Treatment Period and the CANCER TREATMENT MODALITY is National Code 'Teletherapy' or 'Brachytherapy', the DECISION TO TREAT DATE (RADIOTHERAPY TREATMENT EPISODE) is the same as the CANCER TREATMENT PERIOD START DATE.

 

This data element is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
formerlyDECISION TO TREAT DATES (RADIOTHERAPY TREATMENT COURSE)
pluralDECISION TO TREAT DATES (RADIOTHERAPY TREATMENT EPISODES)

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