National Cancer Institute Thesaurus

Last uploaded: November 25, 2019
Preferred Name

Outcome

Synonyms

result

Outcome

OUT

Result

outcome

Definitions

The result of an action.

ID

http://ncicb.nci.nih.gov/xml/owl/EVS/Thesaurus.owl#C20200

ALT_DEFINITION

1. events or experiences that clinicians or investigators examining the impact of an intervention or exposure measure because they believe such events or experiences may be influenced by the intervention or exposure. 2. (SDTM) The result of carrying out a mathematical or statistical procedure. NOTE: 1. such events and experiences are called clinical outcomes independently of whether they are part of the original question/protocol of the investigation. [1. Guyatt, G., Schunemann H., Dept. epidemiology & statistics, McMaster University-personal communication] See also variable; outcome can be a result of analysis; outcome is more general than endpoint in that it does not necessarily relate to a planned objective of the study.outcome. The measureable characteristic (clinical outcome assessment, biomarker) that is influenced or affected by an individual's baseline state or an intervention as in a clinical trial or other exposure. [BEST Resource]

A specific result or effect that can be measured. Examples of outcomes include decreased pain, reduced tumor size, and improvement of disease.

Events or experiences that clinicians or investigators examining the impact of an intervention or exposure measure because they believe such events or experiences may be influenced by the research intervention or exposure. Outcome is a general term in that it does not necessarily relate to a planned objective of the study. (FDA)

code

C20200

Concept_In_Subset

http://ncicb.nci.nih.gov/xml/owl/EVS/Thesaurus.owl#C132298

http://ncicb.nci.nih.gov/xml/owl/EVS/Thesaurus.owl#C61410

http://ncicb.nci.nih.gov/xml/owl/EVS/Thesaurus.owl#C67497

http://ncicb.nci.nih.gov/xml/owl/EVS/Thesaurus.owl#C132310

http://ncicb.nci.nih.gov/xml/owl/EVS/Thesaurus.owl#C159502

http://ncicb.nci.nih.gov/xml/owl/EVS/Thesaurus.owl#C159501

http://ncicb.nci.nih.gov/xml/owl/EVS/Thesaurus.owl#C82590

Contributing_Source

BRIDG

CDISC

CDISC-GLOSS

DEFINITION

The result of an action.

FULL_SYN

result

Outcome

OUT

Result

outcome

label

Outcome

Legacy_Concept_Name

Outcome

Preferred_Name

Outcome

prefixIRI

ncit:C20200

Semantic_Type

Finding

UMLS_CUI

C1274040

subClassOf

http://ncicb.nci.nih.gov/xml/owl/EVS/Thesaurus.owl#C36295

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