NHS Forth Valley

Specialists working at NHS Forth Valley perform vascular surgery at Forth Valley Royal Hospital.

In February 2019 NHS Forth Valley stopped providing inpatient vascular surgical procedures. The results on this page relate to data prior to the merger of services.
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The Trust performed the following procedure(s); AAA Repair, 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
Type of elective infra-renal AAA repairs 2018 No Data 63% EVAR No data
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2018 No Data 70 (37,119) No data
Average (typical range) length of stay for open repairs 2018 No Data 8 (6,10) No data
Average (typical range) length of stay for EVAR 2018 No Data 2 (1,4) No data
Risk adjusted survival 2016-2018 No Data 98.6% No Data
Ruptured cases 2015-2017
7
Type of emergency repairs of ruptured AAA 2015-2017 7 (7 open, 0 EVAR) 30% EVAR No data
Elective complex cases 2015-2017
1
Type of elective repairs of complex AAA 2015-2017 1 (0 open, 1 EVAR) 100% EVAR
50%

Lower Limb Bypass

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2015-2017
321
Average (typical range) length of stay 2015-2017 5 (3,11) 7 (4,15)
Risk adjusted survival 2015-2017 98.7% 97.4%
97%

Lower Limb Amputation

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2015-2017
47
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2015-2017 6 (2,14) 8 (3,26)
Average (typical range) length of stay 2015-2017 25 (18,49) 23 (14,40)
Risk adjusted survival 2015-2017 92.2% 94.6%
90%