University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

Specialists working at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust perform vascular surgery at Queen Elizabeth Hospital and Birmingham Heartlands Hospital.

University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust provides vascular services for patients in Birmingham and the west of Birmingham.
https://www.uhb.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 2018
80
Type of elective infra-renal AAA repairs 2018 80 (11 open, 69 EVAR) 63% EVAR
50%
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2018 64 (30,107) 70 (37,119)
Average (typical range) length of stay for open repairs 2018 7 (6,11) 8 (6,10)
Average (typical range) length of stay for EVAR 2018 1 (1,2) 2 (1,4)
Risk adjusted survival 2016-2018 98.3% 98.6%
97%
Ruptured cases 2016-2018
61
Type of emergency repairs of ruptured AAA 2016-2018 61 (38 open, 23 EVAR) 30% EVAR
50%
Elective complex cases 2016-2018
310
Type of elective repairs of complex AAA 2016-2018 310 (0 open, 310 EVAR) 100% EVAR
50%

Carotid Endarterectomy

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2018
70
Median (IQR) time from symptom to procedure (14 days – NICE Guidance) 2018 14 (9,23) 12 (7,23)
Median (IQR) length of stay 2018 2 (2,7) 2 (2,5)
Risk adjusted stroke free survival 2016-2018 99.2% 98%
97%

Lower Limb Bypass

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2016-2018
625
Average (typical range) length of stay 2016-2018 8 (4,15) 7 (4,15)
Risk adjusted survival 2016-2018 97.3% 97.4%
97%

Lower Limb Amputation

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2016-2018
308
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2016-2018 8 (4,18) 8 (3,26)
Average (typical range) length of stay 2016-2018 25 (15,42) 22 (13,39)
Risk adjusted survival 2016-2018 94.4% 95.2%
95%