Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust

Specialist MDT: Medway NHS Foundation Trust

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Men diagnosed at this hospital trust can access the following services:

  • Diagnostic Facilities:
    • Multiparametric MRI
    • Transperineal biopsy under general anaesthetic
    • Choline PET
    • Isotope bone scan
  • Treatment Facilities:
    • Chemotherapy
  • Support Service Facilities:
    • Prostate cancer clinical nurse specialist (PCa CNS)
    • Urology CNS
    • Oncology CNS
    • Sexual function services
    • Specialist continence services
    • Psychological counselling

Data Quality

Diagnosing Trust Specialist MDT
No. of Cancer Registry records 215 904
Performance Status recorded 94% 76%
PSA completed 93% 81%
Gleason Score completed 77% 85%
TNM completed 84% 82%
Multiparametric MRI performed 94% 81%
At least 1 treatment modality recorded 91% 85%

Disease Presentation

Specialist MDT National
No. of men with disease status determined 865 39295
Percentage of men diagnosed with metastatic disease 13% 16%

Management

Specialist MDT National
No. of men diagnosed with low-risk localised disease 51 2581
Percentage of men with low-risk localised disease receiving radical treatment 0% 4%
No. of men diagnosed with locally advanced disease 351 15573
Percentage of men diagnosed with locally advanced disease receiving radical treatment 67% 68%
No. of men with high risk/locally advanced prostate cancer who received radiotherapy 188 6974
Percentage of men having radical radiotherapy for high-risk/locally advanced disease receiving a brachytherapy boost 4% 5%
No. of men diagnosed with N+ M0 (node positive, no metastases) 34 1821
Percentage of men diagnosed with N+ M0 (node positive, no metastases) receiving docetaxel 6% 14%
No of men diagnosed with M1 (metastases) 112 6085
Percentage of men diagnosed with M1 (metastases) receiving docetaxel 23% 27%