Prostate cancer

Prostate cancerProstate cancer in the statistics of National Cancer Registry of Ukraine  shows in 2014: 6851 new cases, the Incidence rate (age-standardized, world standard) – 9.7 per 100 thousand population or 26.2 per 100 thousand male population; new cases of death – 3119. The Mortality rate (age-standardized, world standard) – 4.1 per 100 thousand population or 11.5 per 100 thousand male population.

For comparison, the data in 2013 are following: 8004 new cases of prostate cancer, the Incidence rate (age-standardized, world standard) – 9.5 per 100 thousand population or 25.8 per 100 thousand male population; new cases of death – 3443. The Mortality rate (age-standardized, world standard) – 3.8 per 100 thousand population or 10.7 per 100 thousand male population.

Standardization of medical care

  • The Order of MoH from 02.04.2014 No. 235 “On approval and implementation of medico-technological documents on standardization of medical care in prostate cancer”. Read more,

Clinical trials including adults /in adults, adults & children/

  • Globally, there are 573 recruiting clinical trials for prostate cancer registered at ClinicalTrials.gov, including: Phase I trials – 144, Phase IV trials – 4.
  • World leaders: the USA – 227, Canada – 73, the United Kingdom – 57 recruiting trials.
  • CEE leaders: Poland – 15, Austria – 11, the Russian Federation – 10 recruiting trials.
  • Ukraine: totally, 4 recruiting international clinical trials are being conducted on 15 clinical sites in 14 cities (Kyiv – 2 clinical sites). The city leaders are following: Dnipro/Kharkiv/Kyiv – 4 trials.

Clinical trials on medical devices

  • Globally, there are 62 recruiting clinical trials for prostate cancer including Phase I trials – 8.
  • World leaders: the USA – 28, Canada – 10, the United Kingdom – 6 recruiting trials.
  • CEE leaders: Austria – 1 recruiting clinical trial.

Clinical trials with stem cells

  • Globally, there are 4 recruiting clinical trials for prostate cancer including Phase I trials – 2.
  • World leaders: the USA – 2, the United Kingdom – 2 recruiting trials.


Clinical trials for prostate cancer incl. adults in CEE

Clinical trials for prostate cancer incl. adults in Ukraine


Clinical trials including children /pediatric, in children & adults/

  • Globally, there are 42 recruiting clinical trials for prostate cancer at ClinicalTrials.gov, including Phase I trials – 11, Phase IV trials – 0.
  • World leaders: the USA – 20, the United Kingdom – 5, Canada – 4 recruiting trials.
  • CEE leaders: 1 recruiting clinical trial is being conducted in Austria.

Clinical trials on medical devices

  • Globally, there are 5 recruiting clinical trials, including Phase I trial conducted in China.

Clinical trials with stem cells

  • Globally, no recruiting clinical trials.

Clinical trials for prostate cancer incl. children in CEE


Non-interventional studies /in adults, adults & children/

  • Globally, there are 173 recruiting studies for prostate cancer registered at ClinicalTrials.gov.
  • World leaders: the USA – 81, the United Kingdom – 17, France – 15 recruiting studies.

Studies on medical devices

  • Globally, there are 19 recruiting studies.

Non-interventional studies /pediatric, in children & adults/

  • Globally, there are 27 recruiting studies for prostate cancer at ClinicalTrials.gov.
  • World leaders: the USA – 10, Canada/the Netherlands/the United Kingdom – 4 recruiting studies.

Studies on medical devices

  • Globally, there are 3 recruiting studies.

NB! The cities located on the non-controlled territories of Ukraine are not included in the statistics.

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Sergii Gromov

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