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 2018
18
Type of elective infra-renal AAA repairs 2018 18 (0 open, 18 EVAR) 63% EVAR
50%
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2018 82 (49,128) 70 (37,119)
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 3 (2,5) 2 (1,4)
Risk adjusted survival 2016-2018 100% 98.6%
95%
Ruptured cases 2015-2017
23
Type of emergency repairs of ruptured AAA 2015-2017 23 (16 open, 7 EVAR) 30% EVAR
50%
Elective complex cases 2015-2017
26
Type of elective repairs of complex AAA 2015-2017 26 (0 open, 26 EVAR) 100% EVAR
50%

Carotid Endarterectomy

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2018
13
Median (IQR) time from symptom to procedure (14 days – NICE Guidance) 2018 8 (5,14) 12 (7,23)
Median (IQR) length of stay 2018 3 (3,4) 2 (2,5)
Risk adjusted stroke free survival 2016-2018 98% 98%
94%

Lower Limb Bypass

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2015-2017
209
Average (typical range) length of stay 2015-2017 9 (7,15) 7 (4,15)
Risk adjusted survival 2015-2017 96.7% 97.4%
96%

Lower Limb Amputation

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2015-2017
107
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2015-2017 6 (3,31) 8 (3,26)
Average (typical range) length of stay 2015-2017 40 (22,64) 23 (14,40)
Risk adjusted survival 2015-2017 95.2% 94.6%
93%