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Table 1 Calculation formulas for F_9 and F_10 measures

From: Analysis of lung cancer measures of the National Cancer Network pilot study in Poland for potential improvement in the quality of advanced-stage lung cancer therapy

Indicator Percentage of stage III and IV cancer patients (F_9) Assessment of the completeness of a pathological examination (F_10)
Calculation formula
(quotient)
Nominator the number of patients included in the pilot with stage III and IV of a given cancer
Denominator: the number of all patients included in the pilot with a given diagnosis and stage
Nominator: the number of all completed oncological diagnostics assessment cards in individual neoplasms included in the pilot study in which incompleteness was found
Denominator: the number of all completed oncological diagnostics assessment cards (regardless of the assessment performed) in each of the pilot cancers.
Expected value of the indicator: 0% 0%
Type of the indicator statistics
(independent of the organization)
Internal processes indicator
(quality)