RADIOTHERAPY PRESCRIBED BEAM TYPE

The prescribed type of beam for a Radiotherapy Exposure.

Format / Length

an2

National Codes

Code Description

T1

Photons

T2

Electrons

T3

Other (Retired 1 April 2022)

T4

Photon and Electron (Retired 1 April 2014)

T5

Photon and Other (Retired 1 April 2014)

T6

Electron and Other (Retired 1 April 2014)

T7

Photon, Electron and Other (Retired 1 April 2014)

T8

Proton Only

T9

Other (not listed)

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly TELETHERAPY BEAM TYPE, RADIOTHERAPY BEAM TYPE
Plural RADIOTHERAPY PRESCRIBED BEAM TYPES