Hywel Dda University Health Board

Specialist MDT: Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board

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

  • Diagnostic Facilities:
    • Multiparametric MRI
    • Isotope bone scan
  • Support Service Facilities:
    • Prostate cancer clinical nurse specialist (PCa CNS)
    • Sexual function services
    • Specialist continence services
    • Psychological counselling

Data Quality

Diagnosing Trust Specialist MDT
No. of Cancer Registry records 404 917
Performance Status recorded 100% 100%
PSA completed 86% 88%
Gleason Score completed 86% 88%
TNM completed 94% 93%
Risk group assigned 98% 97%

Disease Presentation

Specialist MDT National
No. of men with disease status determined 905 49027
Percentage of men diagnosed with metastatic disease 12% 13%

Management

Specialist MDT National
No. of men diagnosed with low-risk localised disease 17 3055
Percentage of men with low-risk localised disease receiving radical treatment 12% 5%
No. of men diagnosed with locally advanced disease 318 19663
Percentage of men diagnosed with locally advanced disease receiving radical treatment 53% 71%

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 185 10750
Percentage of men who responded 79% 78%
No. of men who completed CNS question 143 8137
Percentage of men who were ‘given the name of a CNS’ 93% 87%
No. of men who rated their overall care on a scale of 1-10 132 7878
Percentage of men who rated their overall care as 8 or above 92% 91%