Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust

Specialists working at Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust perform vascular surgery at Birmingham Heartlands Hospital.

Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust provides vascular services for patients in the East of Birmingham.
http://www.heartofengland.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 2017
41
Type of elective infra-renal AAA repairs 2017 41 (6 open, 35 EVAR) 68% EVAR
50%
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2017 82 (57,122) 70 (38,119)
Average (typical range) length of stay for open repairs 2017 5 (4,7) 8 (6,11)
Average (typical range) length of stay for EVAR 2017 2 (2,3) 2 (1,4)
Risk adjusted survival 2015-2017 100% 98.7%
97%
Ruptured cases 2015-2017
36
Type of emergency repairs of ruptured AAA 2015-2017 36 (22 open, 14 EVAR) 30% EVAR
50%
Elective complex cases 2015-2017
252
Type of elective repairs of complex AAA 2015-2017 252 (5 open, 247 EVAR) 98% EVAR
50%

Carotid Endarterectomy

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2017
36
Median (IQR) time from symptom to procedure (14 days – NICE Guidance) 2017 11 (9,18) 12 (7,23)
Median (IQR) length of stay 2017 3 (2,8) 3 (2,5)
Risk adjusted stroke free survival 2015-2017 96.9% 97.9%
96%

Lower Limb Bypass

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2015-2017
235
Average (typical range) length of stay 2015-2017 7 (3,13) 7 (4,15)
Risk adjusted survival 2015-2017 97.2% 97.4%
96%

Lower Limb Amputation

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2015-2017
148
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2015-2017 6 (3,13) 8 (3,26)
Average (typical range) length of stay 2015-2017 21 (12,35) 23 (14,40)
Risk adjusted survival 2015-2017 94.9% 94.6%
93%