DECISION TO TREAT DATE (RADIOTHERAPY TREATMENT EPISODE)

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.

Format / Length

an10 CCYY-MM-DD

Description

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.

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly DECISION TO TREAT DATES (RADIOTHERAPY TREATMENT COURSE)
Plural DECISION TO TREAT DATES (RADIOTHERAPY TREATMENT EPISODES)