The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust

Specialist MDT: Sheffield Teaching 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 local anaesthetic
    • Transperineal biopsy under general anaesthetic
    • Isotope bone scan
  • Treatment Facilities:
    • Joint specialist MDT clinic
  • Support Service Facilities:
    • Prostate cancer clinical nurse specialist (PCa CNS)
    • Sexual function services
    • Specialist continence services

Data Quality

Diagnosing Trust Specialist MDT
No. of Cancer Registry records 254 1693
Performance Status recorded 65% 41%
PSA completed 86% 65%
Gleason Score completed 84% 84%
TNM completed 81% 85%
Risk group assigned 95% 95%

Disease Presentation

Specialist MDT National
No. of men with disease status determined 1635 49027
Percentage of men diagnosed with metastatic disease 16% 13%

Management

Specialist MDT National
No. of men diagnosed with low-risk localised disease 64 3055
Percentage of men with low-risk localised disease receiving radical treatment 3% 5%
No. of men diagnosed with locally advanced disease 711 19663
Percentage of men diagnosed with locally advanced disease receiving radical treatment 76% 71%
No. of men diagnosed with M1 (metastases) 261 6136
Percentage of men diagnosed with M1 (metastases) receiving docetaxel 43% 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 391 10750
Percentage of men who responded 82% 78%
No. of men who completed CNS question 310 8137
Percentage of men who were ‘given the name of a CNS’ 87% 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 91% 91%