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 2019
21
Type of elective infra-renal AAA repairs 2019 21 (8 Open, 13 EVAR) 61% EVAR
50%
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2019 68 (52,106) 69 (36,114)
Average (typical range) length of stay for open repairs 2019 9 (8,16) 7 (6,10)
Average (typical range) length of stay for EVAR 2019 3 (3,5) 2 (1,3)
Risk adjusted survival 2017-2019 94.4% 98.6%
96%
Ruptured cases 2017-2019
20
Type of emergency repairs of ruptured AAA 2017-2019 20 (17 Open, 3 EVAR) 32% EVAR
50%
Elective complex cases 2017-2019
19
Type of elective repairs of complex AAA 2017-2019 19 (12 Open, 7 EVAR) 37% EVAR
50%

Carotid Endarterectomy

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2019
4
Median (IQR) time from symptom to procedure (14 days – NICE Guidance) 2019 8 (7,11) 12 (8,22)
Median (IQR) length of stay 2019 7 (4,8) 2 (2,5)
Risk adjusted stroke free survival 2017-2019 100% 98.1%
90%

Lower Limb Bypass

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2017-2019
209
Average (typical range) length of stay 2017-2019 9 (5,19) 7 (4,15)
Risk adjusted survival 2017-2019 96.8% 97.6%
96%

Lower Limb Amputation

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2017-2019
113
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2017-2019 10 (4,25) 7 (3,18)
Average (typical range) length of stay 2017-2019 40 (23,77) 23 (13,39)
Risk adjusted survival 2017-2019 96.2% 95.4%
93%