NHS Lothian

Specialists working at NHS Lothian perform vascular surgery at Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh.

NHS Lothian provides vascular services for patients in the Lothian region of Scotland.
http://www.nhslothian.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
12
Type of elective infra-renal AAA repairs 2020 No Data 60% EVAR No data
Average (typical range) length of stay for open repairs 2020 No Data 7 (6,10) No data
Average (typical range) length of stay for EVAR 2020 5 (4,7) 2 (1,3)
Risk adjusted survival 2018-2020 100% 98.6%
96%
Ruptured cases 2018-2020
16
Type of emergency repairs of ruptured AAA 2018-2020 16 (15 Open, 1 EVAR) 35% EVAR
50%
Elective complex cases 2018-2020
14
Type of elective repairs of complex AAA 2018-2020 14 (5 Open, 9 EVAR) 64% EVAR
50%

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 12 (8,17) 12 (7,21)
Median (IQR) length of stay 2020 3 (2,6) 2 (1,5)
Risk adjusted stroke free survival 2018-2020 99.2% 97.8%
96%

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
70
Average (typical range) length of stay 2018-2020 7 (5,13) 7 (4,16)
Risk adjusted survival 2018-2020 96.9% 97.2%
94%

Lower Limb Amputation

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2018-2020
5
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2020 No Data 7 (3,17) No data
Average (typical range) length of stay 2020 15 (10,30) 19 (11,32)
Risk adjusted survival 2018-2020 No Data 93.9% No data