Tx Composite (First) (TxCompFrst)
Field Length: 2
The treatment composite code is a case level data item that will allow you to select and analyze groups of patients based on the therapy they received.
This code will be calculated from the therapy records marked First Course that are stored for the case, and the codes will be defined as they are for the Therapy Report. Surgeries at regional and distant sites will not be considered surgical treatment for this calculation.
No Definitive Therapy or Surgery at Regional and/or Distant Sites only
Surgery at Primary Site Only
Surgery at Primary Site/Chemotherapy
Radiation Therapy Only
Surgery at Primary Site/Radiation Therapy
Surgery at Primary Site/Chemo/Radiation Therapy
Other Therapy Only
Surgery at Primary Site/Other Therapy
Surgery at Primary Site/Chemo/Other Therapy
Surgery at Primary Site/Radiation/Other Therapy
Surgery at Primary Site/Chemo/Radiation/Other Therapy
Unknown if or what therapy received.