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 2020
17
Type of elective infra-renal AAA repairs 2020 17 (5 Open, 12 EVAR) 60% EVAR
50%
Average (typical range) length of stay for open repairs 2020 8 (8,11) 7 (6,10)
Average (typical range) length of stay for EVAR 2020 3 (2,5) 2 (1,3)
Risk adjusted survival 2018-2020 100% 98.6%
94%
Ruptured cases 2018-2020
10
Type of emergency repairs of ruptured AAA 2018-2020 10 (8 Open, 2 EVAR) 35% EVAR
50%
Elective complex cases 2018-2020
15
Type of elective repairs of complex AAA 2018-2020 15 (0 Open, 15 EVAR) 100% EVAR
50%

Carotid Endarterectomy

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2020
19
Median (IQR) time from symptom to procedure (14 days – NICE Guidance) 2020 11 (8,14) 12 (7,21)
Median (IQR) length of stay 2020 5 (4,9) 2 (1,5)
Risk adjusted stroke free survival 2018-2020 97.7% 97.8%
94%

Lower Limb Bypass

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2018-2020
108
Average (typical range) length of stay 2018-2020 9 (6,15) 7 (4,16)
Risk adjusted survival 2018-2020 98.6% 97.2%
95%

Lower Limb Amputation

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2018-2020
7
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2020 1 (0,7) 7 (3,17)
Average (typical range) length of stay 2020 28 (23,34) 19 (11,32)
Risk adjusted survival 2018-2020 90% 93.9%
75%