Response to Neoadjuvant Therapy
**Note 1:** Clinician statement of Response to Neoadjuvant Therapy (“treatment effect”) must be used to code this data item.
**Note 2:** Review the medical record for a specific statement by a clinician about the response to neoadjuvant therapy. Response is based on pathology report, imaging and clinical findings.
**Note 3:** Any description of less than “total” or “complete”, should be coded as 2, partial response if there is residual tumor on the report.