Swansea Bay University Health Board

Specialists working at Swansea Bay University Health Board perform vascular surgery at Morriston Hospital.

Swansea Bay University Health Board provides vascular services for patients in South West Wales.
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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
61
Type of elective infra-renal AAA repairs 2019 61 (41 Open, 20 EVAR) 61% EVAR
50%
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2019 79 (43,123) 69 (36,114)
Average (typical range) length of stay for open repairs 2019 8 (7,10) 7 (6,10)
Average (typical range) length of stay for EVAR 2019 3 (2,4) 2 (1,3)
Risk adjusted survival 2017-2019 96.2% 98.6%
97%
Ruptured cases 2017-2019
55
Type of emergency repairs of ruptured AAA 2017-2019 55 (54 Open, 1 EVAR) 32% EVAR
50%

Carotid Endarterectomy

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2019
99
Median (IQR) time from symptom to procedure (14 days – NICE Guidance) 2019 14 (8,26) 12 (8,22)
Median (IQR) length of stay 2019 4 (2,7) 2 (2,5)
Risk adjusted stroke free survival 2017-2019 97.4% 98.1%
97%

Lower Limb Bypass

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2017-2019
340
Average (typical range) length of stay 2017-2019 12 (6,20) 7 (4,15)
Risk adjusted survival 2017-2019 98% 97.6%
97%

Lower Limb Amputation

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2017-2019
303
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2017-2019 10 (4,28) 7 (3,18)
Average (typical range) length of stay 2017-2019 21 (14,34) 23 (13,39)
Risk adjusted survival 2017-2019 94.7% 95.4%
95%