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Publication of consultant-level surgical outcomes in 2014

The National Vascular Registry will be publishing surgeon level information in 2014 on two procedures: abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair and carotid endarterectomy for all UK surgeons currently undertaking each procedure in NHS hospitals. This document explains the process for 2014 in greater detail.

Outcomes after Elective Repair of Infra-renal Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

The report on Outcomes after Elective Repair of Infra-renal Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm was released on 27th November 2013. This is the second report on outcomes following elective infra-renal abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) surgery in the United Kingdom, and includes over 13,000 operations performed between January 2010 and December 2012. It contains data from all UK NHS acute […]

UK Carotid Endarterectomy Audit Round 5 Report

The UK Carotid Endarterectomy Audit Round 5 Report was released on 23rd October 2013. Round 5 contained 5723 carotid endarterectomies that were performed between 1st October 2011 and 30th September 2012 from a total of 117 NHS trusts/health boards in the UK. More than half of NHS patients who require a carotid endarterectomy are accessing […]

Surgeon Level Public Reporting of AAA and CEA

The Vascular Society has, for the first time, published details of consultant-level outcomes after vascular surgery. The National Vascular Registry 2013 Report on Surgical Outcomes: Consultant-level Statistics, presents information on the results of surgery for patients who underwent two types of vascular procedures: elective repair of an infra-renal Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) and stroke prevention […]