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 2019
75
Type of elective infra-renal AAA repairs 2019 75 (9 Open, 66 EVAR) 61% EVAR
50%
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2019 62 (34,120) 69 (36,114)
Average (typical range) length of stay for open repairs 2019 7 (6,11) 7 (6,10)
Average (typical range) length of stay for EVAR 2019 1 (1,2) 2 (1,3)
Risk adjusted survival 2017-2019 97.7% 98.6%
97%
Ruptured cases 2017-2019
59
Type of emergency repairs of ruptured AAA 2017-2019 59 (28 Open, 31 EVAR) 32% EVAR
50%
Elective complex cases 2017-2019
274
Type of elective repairs of complex AAA 2017-2019 274 (0 Open, 274 EVAR) 100% EVAR
50%

Carotid Endarterectomy

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2019
80
Median (IQR) time from symptom to procedure (14 days – NICE Guidance) 2019 15 (10,30) 12 (8,22)
Median (IQR) length of stay 2019 3 (1,5) 2 (2,5)
Risk adjusted stroke free survival 2017-2019 99.6% 98.1%
97%

Lower Limb Bypass

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2017-2019
551
Average (typical range) length of stay 2017-2019 8 (4,15) 7 (4,15)
Risk adjusted survival 2017-2019 97.7% 97.6%
97%

Lower Limb Amputation

Metric Time period Trust figures National figures Graph of trust figures
Cases 2017-2019
329
Average (typical range) time from assessment to procedure 2017-2019 9 (5,19) 7 (3,18)
Average (typical range) length of stay 2017-2019 26 (14,43) 23 (13,39)
Risk adjusted survival 2017-2019 93.5% 95.4%
95%