Dabrafenib + Trametinib for cancer treatmentz

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Dear University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust,

Please answer these questions relating to the usage of Dabrafenib + Trametinib in cancer treatment.

A) Over the previous 6 months, how many patients for the following diseases have been treated with a combination of Dabrafenib + Trametinib:

i) Metastatic Melanoma
ii) Adjuvant Melanoma
iii) BRAF mutated Lung Cancer

I sincerely thank you for taking the time to answer these questions.

Yours faithfully,

David Elder

uhcw@infreemation.co.uk, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust

 
University Hospital
Clifford Bridge Road
Walsgrave
Coventry
CV2 2DX

Direct Line: 024 76968771
www.uhcw.nhs.uk

 

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Yours sincerely,
UHCW

uhcw@infreemation.co.uk, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust

 
University Hospital
Clifford Bridge Road
Walsgrave
Coventry
CV2 2DX

Direct Line: 024 76968771
www.uhcw.nhs.uk

 

Our Ref: FOI/1906
Date: 12th August 2022

By email only

 

Dear Requester

We write further to your request for information under the Freedom of
Information Act received 29th June 2022.  We have set out your request,
together with our response below. 

A) Over the previous 6 months, how many patients for the following
diseases have been treated with a combination of Dabrafenib + Trametinib:

i) Metastatic Melanoma - 13
ii) Adjuvant Melanoma - 0-10
iii) BRAF mutated Lung Cancer - 0

Please note that due to the availability of inferred or derived
information from other sources, there may be a risk of identification
owing to the very low numbers involved. For this reason, we are only able
to provide you with aggregated answers.

As we have provided the information that we do hold your request is now
closed.  We trust that this is satisfactory but if you are dissatisfied
with the way that it has been handled you have the right to ask for an
internal review.  Internal review requests should be submitted within two
months of the date of receipt of the response to your original letter and
should be addressed to: David Walsh, Director of Corporate Affairs,
University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire NHS Trust, Clifford Bridge
Road, Coventry CV2 2DX.

If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you have
the right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a
decision.  The Information Commissioner can be contacted at: Information
Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9
5AF.

Yours sincerely

 

 

 

Andrea Phillips
FOI & Access to Health Records Manager