Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

Specialists working at Somerset NHS Foundation Trust perform vascular surgery at Musgrove Park Hospital.

Somerset NHS Foundation Trust provides vascular services for patients in North Devon.
https://www.somersetft.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
41
Type of elective infra-renal AAA repairs 2020 41 (16 Open, 25 EVAR) 60% EVAR
50%
Average (typical range) length of stay for open repairs 2020 6 (5,7) 7 (6,10)
Average (typical range) length of stay for EVAR 2020 1 (1,2) 2 (1,3)
Risk adjusted survival 2018-2020 98.7% 98.6%
97%
Ruptured cases 2018-2020
27
Type of emergency repairs of ruptured AAA 2018-2020 27 (24 Open, 3 EVAR) 35% EVAR
50%
Elective complex cases 2018-2020
4
Type of elective repairs of complex AAA 2018-2020 4 (3 Open, 1 EVAR) 25% EVAR
50%

Carotid Endarterectomy

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2020
58
Median (IQR) time from symptom to procedure (14 days – NICE Guidance) 2020 11 (7,18) 12 (7,21)
Median (IQR) length of stay 2020 2 (1,3) 2 (1,5)
Risk adjusted stroke free survival 2018-2020 98.7% 97.8%
96%

Lower Limb Bypass

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2018-2020
434
Average (typical range) length of stay 2018-2020 5 (3,9) 7 (4,16)
Risk adjusted survival 2018-2020 99.3% 97.2%
97%

Lower Limb Amputation

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2018-2020
64
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2020 5 (1,35) 7 (3,17)
Average (typical range) length of stay 2020 17 (11,25) 19 (11,32)
Risk adjusted survival 2018-2020 94.5% 93.9%
90%