Cardiff and Vale University Health Board

Specialists working at Cardiff and Vale University Health Board perform vascular surgery at University Hospital of Wales.

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board provides vascular services for patients in the Cardiff area of South East Wales.
http://www.cardiffandvaleuhb.wales.nhs.uk

The Trust performed the following procedure(s); AAA Repair, Carotid Endarterectomy, Lower Limb Angioplasty/Stent, Lower Limb Bypass, Lower Limb Amputation.

AAA Repair

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Elective infra-renal cases 2020
15
Type of elective infra-renal AAA repairs 2020 15 (3 Open, 12 EVAR) 60% EVAR
50%
Average (typical range) length of stay for open repairs 2020 No Data 7 (6,10) No data
Average (typical range) length of stay for EVAR 2020 4 (2,6) 2 (1,3)
Risk adjusted survival 2018-2020 95.7% 98.6%
95%
Ruptured cases 2018-2020
22
Type of emergency repairs of ruptured AAA 2018-2020 22 (16 Open, 6 EVAR) 35% EVAR
50%
Elective complex cases 2018-2020
16
Type of elective repairs of complex AAA 2018-2020 16 (9 Open, 7 EVAR) 44% EVAR
50%

Carotid Endarterectomy

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2020
13
Median (IQR) time from symptom to procedure (14 days – NICE Guidance) 2020 10 (8,15) 12 (7,21)
Median (IQR) length of stay 2020 2 (2,3) 2 (1,5)
Risk adjusted stroke free survival 2018-2020 95.5% 97.8%
90%

Lower Limb Bypass

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2018-2020
226
Average (typical range) length of stay 2018-2020 10 (5,26) 7 (4,16)
Risk adjusted survival 2018-2020 95.8% 97.2%
96%

Lower Limb Amputation

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2018-2020
133
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2020 7 (2,16) 7 (3,17)
Average (typical range) length of stay 2020 28 (13,48) 19 (11,32)
Risk adjusted survival 2018-2020 95% 93.9%
93%