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 2018
35
Type of elective infra-renal AAA repairs 2018 35 (16 open, 19 EVAR) 63% EVAR
50%
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2018 111 (35,161) 70 (37,119)
Average (typical range) length of stay for open repairs 2018 9 (8,14) 8 (6,10)
Average (typical range) length of stay for EVAR 2018 4 (2,5) 2 (1,4)
Risk adjusted survival 2016-2018 94.1% 98.6%
96%
Ruptured cases 2016-2018
22
Type of emergency repairs of ruptured AAA 2016-2018 22 (21 open, 1 EVAR) 30% EVAR
50%
Elective complex cases 2016-2018
18
Type of elective repairs of complex AAA 2016-2018 18 (12 open, 6 EVAR) 33% EVAR
50%

Carotid Endarterectomy

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2018
7
Median (IQR) time from symptom to procedure (14 days – NICE Guidance) 2018 21 (11,37) 12 (7,23)
Median (IQR) length of stay 2018 2 (2,2) 2 (2,5)
Risk adjusted stroke free survival 2016-2018 97.7% 98%
94%

Lower Limb Bypass

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2016-2018
19
Average (typical range) length of stay 2016-2018 7 (4,12) 7 (4,15)
Risk adjusted survival 2016-2018 100% 97.4%
88%

Lower Limb Amputation

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2016-2018
121
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2016-2018 17 (5,41) 8 (3,26)
Average (typical range) length of stay 2016-2018 42 (23,77) 22 (13,39)
Risk adjusted survival 2016-2018 93.4% 95.2%
93%