Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust

Specialists working at Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust perform vascular surgery at Derriford Hospital.

Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust provides vascular services to patients in Plymouth and West Devon.
https://www.plymouthhospitals.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 2017
30
Type of elective infra-renal AAA repairs 2017 30 (10 open, 20 EVAR) 68% EVAR
50%
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2017 61 (32,83) 70 (38,119)
Average (typical range) length of stay for open repairs 2017 6 (5,12) 8 (6,11)
Average (typical range) length of stay for EVAR 2017 2 (2,3) 2 (1,4)
Risk adjusted survival 2015-2017 95.6% 98.7%
96%
Ruptured cases 2015-2017
17
Type of emergency repairs of ruptured AAA 2015-2017 17 (17 open, 0 EVAR) 30% EVAR No data

Carotid Endarterectomy

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2017
59
Median (IQR) time from symptom to procedure (14 days – NICE Guidance) 2017 18 (10,25) 12 (7,23)
Median (IQR) length of stay 2017 1 (1,2) 3 (2,5)
Risk adjusted stroke free survival 2015-2017 98.6% 97.9%
96%

Lower Limb Angioplasty/Stent

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2015-2017
32
Average (typical range) length of stay 2015-2017 No Data 1 (0,7) No data
Risk adjusted survival 2015-2017 No Data 98.4% No data

Lower Limb Bypass

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2015-2017
166
Average (typical range) length of stay 2015-2017 7 (4,14) 7 (4,15)
Risk adjusted survival 2015-2017 100% 97.4%
96%

Lower Limb Amputation

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2015-2017
96
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2015-2017 23 (5,96) 8 (3,26)
Average (typical range) length of stay 2015-2017 15 (11,23) 23 (14,40)
Risk adjusted survival 2015-2017 96.3% 94.6%
92%