Edit check

What is Edit check?

Edit check meaning Computerized comparison of data fields for logic and accuracy in any of several ways: allowable code checks, range checks, interitem checks, interrecord checks, and interdatabase checks.See http://www.naaccr.org/StandardsandRegistryOperations/VolumeIV.aspx for the complete set of NAACCR edits for the cancer registry.

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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