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Radiotherapy

Question for Department of Health

UIN 218419, tabled on 11 December 2014

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many individual funding requests per indication were received by NHS England for radiotherapy treatment in the last financial year; and how many such requests were refused.

Answered on

16 December 2014

407 individual funding requests were received for stereotactic radiosurgery/radiotherapy in 2013-14 nationally. Of these 86 were declined. There were no individual funding requests for other types of radiotherapy.

Answered by

Department of Health and Social Care
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