NHS Tayside

Specialists working at NHS Tayside perform vascular surgery at Ninewells Hospital.

NHS Tayside provides vascular services for patients in the Tayside and Fife regions of Scotland.
http://www.nhstayside.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 2019
14
Type of elective infra-renal AAA repairs 2019 14 (8 Open, 6 EVAR) 61% EVAR
50%
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2019 65 (52,141) 69 (36,114)
Average (typical range) length of stay for open repairs 2019 10 (8,13) 7 (6,10)
Average (typical range) length of stay for EVAR 2019 3 (2,3) 2 (1,3)
Risk adjusted survival 2017-2019 100% 98.6%
95%
Ruptured cases 2017-2019
14
Type of emergency repairs of ruptured AAA 2017-2019 14 (12 Open, 2 EVAR) 32% EVAR
50%
Elective complex cases 2017-2019
<5
Type of elective repairs of complex AAA 2017-2019 No Data No Data No data

Carotid Endarterectomy

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2019
19
Median (IQR) time from symptom to procedure (14 days – NICE Guidance) 2019 17 (12,25) 12 (8,22)
Median (IQR) length of stay 2019 3 (3,3) 2 (2,5)
Risk adjusted stroke free survival 2017-2019 97.6% 98.1%
94%

Lower Limb Angioplasty/Stent

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2017-2019
<5
Average (typical range) length of stay 2017-2019 No Data 1 (0,7) No data
Risk adjusted survival 2017-2019 No Data 98.4% No data

Lower Limb Bypass

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2017-2019
113
Average (typical range) length of stay 2017-2019 10 (6,21) 7 (4,15)
Risk adjusted survival 2017-2019 100% 97.6%
95%

Lower Limb Amputation

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2017-2019
27
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2017-2019 10 (5,18) 7 (3,18)
Average (typical range) length of stay 2017-2019 30 (11,50) 23 (13,39)
Risk adjusted survival 2017-2019 94.4% 95.4%
88%