The Queen Elizabeth Hospital King's Lynn NHS Foundation Trust

Specialist MDT: Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation 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
    • Isotope bone scan
  • Support Service Facilities:
    • Prostate cancer clinical nurse specialist (PCa CNS)
    • Specialist continence services
    • Psychological counselling

Data Quality

Diagnosing Trust Specialist MDT
No. of Cancer Registry records 259 1837
Performance Status recorded 67% 57%
PSA completed 89% 77%
Gleason Score completed 85% 86%
TNM completed 69% 79%
Risk group assigned 96% 92%

Disease Presentation

Specialist MDT National
No. of men with disease status determined 1722 49027
Percentage of men diagnosed with metastatic disease 11% 13%

Management

Specialist MDT National
No. of men diagnosed with low-risk localised disease 157 3055
Percentage of men with low-risk localised disease receiving radical treatment 7% 5%
No. of men diagnosed with locally advanced disease 675 19663
Percentage of men diagnosed with locally advanced disease receiving radical treatment 71% 71%
No. of men diagnosed with M1 (metastases) 195 6136
Percentage of men diagnosed with M1 (metastases) receiving docetaxel 30% 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 414 10750
Percentage of men who responded 79% 78%
No. of men who completed CNS question 315 8137
Percentage of men who were ‘given the name of a CNS’ 88% 87%
No. of men who rated their overall care on a scale of 1-10 307 7878
Percentage of men who rated their overall care as 8 or above 92% 91%