NHS Grampian

Specialists working at NHS Grampian perform vascular surgery at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.

NHS Grampian provides vascular services for patients in the Grampian region of Scotland.
http://www.nhsgrampian.co.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
10
Type of elective infra-renal AAA repairs 2019 No Data 61% EVAR No data
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2019 No Data 69 (36,114) No data
Average (typical range) length of stay for open repairs 2019 No Data 7 (6,10) No data
Average (typical range) length of stay for EVAR 2019 No Data 2 (1,3) No data
Risk adjusted survival 2017-2019 100% 98.6%
95%
Ruptured cases 2017-2019
19
Type of emergency repairs of ruptured AAA 2017-2019 19 (12 Open, 7 EVAR) 32% EVAR
50%
Elective complex cases 2017-2019
16
Type of elective repairs of complex AAA 2017-2019 16 (0 Open, 16 EVAR) 100% EVAR
50%

Carotid Endarterectomy

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2019
18
Median (IQR) time from symptom to procedure (14 days – NICE Guidance) 2019 9 (5,13) 12 (8,22)
Median (IQR) length of stay 2019 4 (3,8) 2 (2,5)
Risk adjusted stroke free survival 2017-2019 94.5% 98.1%
94%

Lower Limb Bypass

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2017-2019
121
Average (typical range) length of stay 2017-2019 8 (6,14) 7 (4,15)
Risk adjusted survival 2017-2019 97.1% 97.6%
95%

Lower Limb Amputation

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2017-2019
28
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2017-2019 5 (2,10) 7 (3,18)
Average (typical range) length of stay 2017-2019 30 (14,46) 23 (13,39)
Risk adjusted survival 2017-2019 91.8% 95.4%
88%