LS variable metadata
Variable: VICC
Table: CANC
Short description: Visit code - Any cancer 1971-1989 (not available for any late notifications processed under Model 204)
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1989:
1= initial registration
2= follow-up record
3= notification of lost case
9= Unregistered death notification (1971-73 only)
Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Cancer registration data collected by ONS through the National Cancer Registration Scheme.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: To: 19891231 
Keyword: Cancer
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) page 344 (shows cancer registration abstract), page 25, pp. 97-98, pp. 104-105 (comparability of data), page 125 and pp. 138-141 (data quality).