Questions in relation to Breast Cancer Treatment

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Dear East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust,

I would like to please request the following information with regards to Breast Cancer Treatment.

The purpose of these questions is to understand the variability of treatment within your trust and in context to the rest of the country.

Q1. In the past 3 months (or the latest 3 months data you have available), how many Metastatic/advanced Breast cancer patients were treated with:

• Abemaciclib (Verzenios) + aromatase inhibitor *
• Abemaciclib (Verzenios) + Fulvestrant (Faslodex)
• Alpelisib (Piqray) + Fulvestrant (Faslodex)
• Atezolizumab (Tecentriq)**
• Bevacizumab (Avastin)
• Eribulin (Halaven)
• Everolimus (Afinitor) + Exemestane
• Fulvestrant (Faslodex) as a single agent
• Gemcitabine + paclitaxel
• Herceptin (Trastuzumab) + paclitaxel
• Herceptin (Trastuzumab) as a single agent
• Lapatinib (Tyverb)
• Neratinib (Nerlynx)
• Olaparib (Lynparza)
• Palbociclib (Ibrance) + aromatase inhibitor*
• Palbociclib (Ibrance) + Fulvestrant (Faslodex)
• Pertuzumab (Perjeta) + trastuzumab + docetaxel
• Ribociclib (Kisqali) + aromatase inhibitor*
• Ribociclib (Kisqali) + Fulvestrant (Faslodex)
• Talazoparib (Talzenna)
• Trastuzumab emtansine (Kadcyla)
• Other active systemic anti-cancer therapy **
*aromatase inhibitor eg. Anastrozole, Exemestane or Letrozole
**eg. docetaxel, vinorelbine or capecitabine as a single agent

Q2. For the above patients, how many of these received their first ever dose for each product line?

Thank you for answering these questions.

Yours faithfully,

Phil Early

Freedom of Information (ELHT) Mailbox, East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

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Thank you for your Freedom of Information Request under the terms of the
Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Ref: 2022-003

 

Under the Act, the department is ordinarily required to provide you with a
response within 20 working days.  

 

Please be advised that due to the current unprecedented demands being
placed on the NHS, there may be a delay in answering your questions as
colleagues across the Trust are currently engaged with tackling the
Covid-19 pandemic. 

 

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May 2022.

 

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From: Freedom of Information (ELHT) Mailbox <[email address]>
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Subject: **ACKNOWLEDGEMENT ** FOI Request Ref: 2022-003

 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information Request under the terms of the
Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Ref: 2022-003

 

Under the Act, the department is ordinarily required to provide you with a
response within 20 working days.  

 

Please be advised that due to the current unprecedented demands being
placed on the NHS, there may be a delay in answering your questions as
colleagues across the Trust are currently engaged with tackling the
Covid-19 pandemic. 

 

We will write to you in response to your request for information by 4^th
May 2022.

 

The Freedom of Information Act includes a number of exemptions to
releasing information. Some of these are qualified exemptions which
require us to consider whether it is in the public interest to disclose or
withhold the information. In these circumstances we may need more time to
consider your request, and if this is the case we will write to you by the
date above to inform you of when you can expect to receive a response. If
you have any queries regarding this request please do not hesitate to
contact me, quoting the reference number at the top of this email in all
future correspondence.

 

Details of how we will process your request are available on our website
at: [3]https://elht.nhs.uk/about-us/freedom-of-...

 

Yours sincerely

 

Freedom of Information Team

East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

 

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