Patient Population

Patient Population – Solid Tumour (approx. 2008 figures)

Type of Cancer
First Line
Second Line
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) 32 22
Small Cell Lung Cancer (SCLC) 12 2
Melanoma 8 4
Early Colorectal Cancer 42
Metastatic Colorectal Cancer 18 12
Early Prostate Cancer 50
Metastatic Prostate Cancer 25 6
Early Breast Cancer 145
Metastatic Breast Cancer 45 15
Metastatic Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Bladder 10 2
Mesothelioma 6
Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma 7
Metastatic Hepatocellular Carcinoma 6
Metastatic Gastroesophageal Adenocarcinoma 15 5
Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer 16 5
Ovarian Cancer 10 3
Endometrial Cancer 7 3
Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma 8 3
Testicular Cancer 5 2

 

Patient Population – Haematological Malignancies (approx. 2008 figures)

Type of Cancer
First Line
Second Line
Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma (NHL) 36  18
Hodgkin’s Lymphoma 6
Chronic Lymphocyctic Leukaemia 9 10
Haemochromatosis / PCV 40 20
Mulitple Myeloma 8 15
Idiopathic Thrombocytopaenic Purpura 17