NHS Highland

Specialists working at NHS Highland perform vascular surgery at Raigmore Hospital.

NHS Highland provides vascular services for patients in the Highland region of Scotland.
http://www.nhshighland.scot.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 2020
16
Type of elective infra-renal AAA repairs 2020 No Data 60% EVAR No data
Average (typical range) length of stay for open repairs 2020 10 (9,16) 7 (6,10)
Average (typical range) length of stay for EVAR 2020 No Data 2 (1,3) No data
Risk adjusted survival 2018-2020 100% 98.6%
94%
Ruptured cases 2018-2020
11
Type of emergency repairs of ruptured AAA 2018-2020 11 (11 Open, 0 EVAR) 35% EVAR No data

Carotid Endarterectomy

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2020
28
Median (IQR) time from symptom to procedure (14 days – NICE Guidance) 2020 24 (17,51) 12 (7,21)
Median (IQR) length of stay 2020 3 (2,4) 2 (1,5)
Risk adjusted stroke free survival 2018-2020 100% 97.8%
95%

Lower Limb Angioplasty/Stent

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2018-2020
Average (typical range) length of stay 2020 No Data 1 (0,9) No data
Risk adjusted survival 2018-2020 No Data 98.2% No data

Lower Limb Bypass

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2018-2020
188
Average (typical range) length of stay 2018-2020 7 (4,13) 7 (4,16)
Risk adjusted survival 2018-2020 97.5% 97.2%
96%

Lower Limb Amputation

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2018-2020
75
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2020 3 (1,9) 7 (3,17)
Average (typical range) length of stay 2020 23 (13,37) 19 (11,32)
Risk adjusted survival 2018-2020 87.3% 93.9%
91%