SYSTEMIC ANTI-CANCER THERAPY DRUG REGIMEN TREATMENT INTENT

The intent of the Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy Drug Regimen.

Format / Length

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National Codes

Code Description

A

Adjuvant (Retired 1 September 2019 )

N

Neoadjuvant (Retired 1 September 2019 )

C

Curative (Retired 1 September 2019 )

P

Palliative (Retired 1 September 2019 )

D

Disease Modification (Retired 1 September 2019 )

01

Curative - aiming to permanently eradicate disease

02

Palliative - aiming to extend life expectancy

03

Palliative - aiming to relieve and/or control malignancy related symptoms

04

Palliative - aiming to achieve remission

05

Palliative - aiming to delay tumour progression

98

Other (not listed)

Default Codes

Code Description

99

Not Known (Not Recorded)

Also Known As

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Context Alias
Formerly DRUG TREATMENT INTENT
Plural SYSTEMIC ANTI-CANCER THERAPY DRUG REGIMEN TREATMENT INTENTS