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Breast Cancer: Hemsworth

Volume 506: debated on Monday 22 February 2010

To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many and what percentage of women resident in Hemsworth constituency with suspected breast cancer saw a specialist within two weeks of referral in each year since 1997. (316628)

The information is not available in the format requested. The following table shows the number of people seen and the percentage seen within two weeks, following an urgent referral for suspected breast cancer for Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and Mid-Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust.

Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation TrustMid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Quarter (Q)

Number

Percentage

Number

Percentage

2001-02

Q1

98

96.1

86

69.9

Q2

111

100.0

60

42.6

Q3

121

100.0

141

88.1

Q4

122

100.0

108

100.0

2002-03

Q1

118

95.9

162

100.0

Q2

129

98.5

159

100.0

Q3

101

84.2

223

98.7

Q4

137

100.0

174

97.2

2003-04

Q1

126

100.0

181

98.9

Q2

148

100.0

241

97.6

Q3

157

100.0

208

92.9

Q4

156

100.0

215

91.1

2004-05

Q1

155

100.0

208

99.5

Q2

149

100.0

190

98.4

Q3

164

100.0

241

99.2

Q4

159

100.0

215

96.4

2005-06

Q1

199

100.0

231

98.7

Q2

180

100.0

279

98.9

Q3

188

100.0

283

100.0

Q4

190

100.0

259

100.0

2006-07

Q1

177

100.0

308

100.0

Q2

157

100.0

267

100.0

Q3

175

100.0

352

100.0

Q4

175

100.0

313

100.0

2007-08

Q1

154

100.0

288

100.0

Q2

149

100.0

307

99.7

Q3

151

100.0

424

99.8

Q4

154

100.0

363

100.0

2008-09

Q1

186

100.0

454

99.6

Q2

147

100.0

444

100.0

Q3

166

100.0

420

100.0

Q4

159

98.1

416

96.1

2009-10

Q1

177

97.3

390

95.6

Q2

158

99.4

392

97.5

Source:

Cancer Waiting Times database.