CANCER TREATMENT MODALITY

The type of treatment or care which was delivered during a Cancer Treatment Period.

Description

The type of treatment or care which was delivered during a Cancer Treatment Period.

Notes:

National Codes

Code Description
01 Surgery (Retired 1 October 2020)
02 Anti-Cancer Drug Regimen

(Cytotoxic Chemotherapy)

03 Anti-Cancer Drug Regimen

(Hormone Therapy)

04 Chemoradiotherapy
05 Teletherapy

(Beam Radiation excluding Proton Therapy)

06 Brachytherapy
07 Specialist Palliative Care
08 Active Monitoring

(excluding Non-Specialist Palliative Care)

09 Non-Specialist Palliative Care

(excluding Active Monitoring)

10 Radiofrequency Ablation

 (RFA)

11 High Intensity Focused Ultrasound

(HIFU)

12 Cryotherapy
13 Proton Therapy
14 Anti-Cancer Drug Regimen

(other)

15 Anti-Cancer Drug Regimen

(Immunotherapy)

16 Light Therapy

(including Photodynamic Therapy and Psoralen and Ultraviolet A Therapy  (PUVA))

17 Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
18 Other Treatment (Retired 1 July 2012)
19 Radioisotope Therapy

(including Radioiodine)

20 Laser Treatment

(including Argon Beam therapy)

21 Biological Therapies

(excluding Immunotherapy)

22 Radiosurgery
23 Surgery (excluding enabling treatment)
24 Surgery (enabling treatment)
97 Other treatment (not listed)
98 All treatment declined

Also Known As

This attribute is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural CANCER TREATMENT MODALITIES

Where Used

Type Link How used
Data Element CANCER TREATMENT MODALITY is the data element of CANCER TREATMENT MODALITY
Class CLINICAL INTERVENTION has an attribute CANCER TREATMENT MODALITY of type CANCER TREATMENT MODALITY
Data Element DECISION TO TREAT DATE (RADIOTHERAPY TREATMENT EPISODE) references in description CANCER TREATMENT MODALITY
Attribute RADIOTHERAPY INTENT references in description CANCER TREATMENT MODALITY
Attribute RADIOTHERAPY TREATMENT MODALITY references in description CANCER TREATMENT MODALITY
Data Element TREATMENT START DATE (CANCER) references in description CANCER TREATMENT MODALITY
Data Element TREATMENT START DATE (RADIOTHERAPY TREATMENT EPISODE) references in description CANCER TREATMENT MODALITY