Approval to the CORECT-R Scotland data was granted by the Public Benefit Privacy Panel for Health and Social Care in October 2018 (Project reference number: 1718-0026). Access to the first batch of the CORECT-R data was granted in June 2020.
Currently, the CORECT-R Scotland data contains the following datasets for all patients diagnosed with colorectal cancer between 2006 and 2018:
National Cancer Registry (SMR06)
Quality Performance Indicators (QPI)*
National Records of Scotland (NRS) Deaths
General/acute inpatients and day cases (SMR01)
Mental health inpatients and day cases (SMR04)
* Available for all three cancer networks from 2013 onward.