Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Specialist MDT: Barts Health NHS Trust

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Men diagnosed at this hospital trust can access the following services (updated 2019):

  • Diagnostic Facilities:
    • Multiparametric MRI
    • Transperineal biopsy under general anaesthetic
  • Treatment Facilities:
    • HIFU
  • Support Service Facilities:
    • Prostate cancer clinical nurse specialist (PCa CNS)
    • Advanced 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 146 562
Performance Status recorded 0% 0%
PSA completed 97% 66%
Gleason Score completed 71% 73%
TNM completed 93% 92%
Risk group assigned 90% 87%

Disease Presentation

Specialist MDT National
No. of men with disease status determined 543 49027
Percentage of men diagnosed with metastatic disease 9% 13%

Management

Specialist MDT National
No. of men diagnosed with low-risk localised disease 20 3055
Percentage of men with low-risk localised disease receiving radical treatment 0% 5%
No. of men diagnosed with locally advanced disease 192 19663
Percentage of men diagnosed with locally advanced disease receiving radical treatment 52% 71%
No. of men diagnosed with M1 (metastases) 49 6136
Percentage of men diagnosed with M1 (metastases) receiving docetaxel 38% 36%

Patient experience of care

Specialist MDT National
No. of men diagnosed 1st April 18 - 30th Sept 18 who had radical treatment (surgery or radiotherapy) and were sent a questionnaire 97 10750
Percentage of men who responded 68% 78%
No. of men who completed CNS question 65 8137
Percentage of men who were ‘given the name of a CNS’ 86% 87%
No. of men who rated their overall care on a scale of 1-10 61 7878
Percentage of men who rated their overall care as 8 or above 90% 91%