Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Specialist MDT: North Bristol NHS Trust

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

  • Diagnostic Facilities:
    • Transperineal biopsy under local anaesthetic
    • Transperineal biopsy under general anaesthetic
    • Transrectal ultrasound (TRUS) biopsy
    • Isotope bone scan
  • Treatment Facilities:
    • External beam radiotherapy (EBRT)
    • Chemotherapy
  • Support Service Facilities:
    • Urology CNS
    • Sexual function services
    • Specialist continence services
    • Psychological counselling

Data Quality

Diagnosing Trust Specialist MDT
No. of Cancer Registry records 167 1163
Performance Status recorded 48% 44%
PSA completed 96% 59%
Gleason Score completed N/A N/A
TNM completed 40% 35%
Stage variable assigned 65% 43%

Disease Presentation

Specialist MDT National
No. of men with disease status determined 506 23477
Percentage of men diagnosed with metastatic disease 17% 17%
No. of men diagnosed with M1 (metastases) 87 N/A


These indicators could not be reported this year for England as we were unable to assign a patient to a particular risk group due to the unavailability of information on Gleason score in the Rapid Cancer Registration Dataset