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Length of stay in hospital

Length of stay for selected medical conditions

Cellulitis is a bacterial infection of the skin and underlying tissue, which is usually treated with antibiotics. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for cellulitis without complications.

Cellulitis: average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 13 NP Not peered 63
2015–16 15 NP Not peered 83
2014–15 9 NP Not peered 68
2013–14 8 NP Not peered 42
2012–13 19 NP Not peered 87
2011–12 18 NP Not peered 83

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disease characterised by narrowing of the airways and reduced lung volume. This condition is commonly caused by smoking or other lung irritants, and includes diagnoses such as emphysema and chronic bronchitis. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for COPD without and with complications.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (without complications): average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 24 NP Not peered 161
2015–16 24 NP Not peered 180
2014–15 8 NP Not peered 57
2013–14 13 NP Not peered 67
2012–13 25 NP Not peered 180
2011–12 13 NP Not peered 116

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (with complications): average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 <5 NP Not peered 9
2015–16 <5 NP Not peered 22
2014–15 <5 NP Not peered 47
2012–13 <5 NP Not peered 10
2011–12 <5 NP Not peered 41

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (without complications)

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Heart failure is a chronic heart condition that occurs when the heart is unable to provide sufficient pressure to maintain blood flow around the body. It includes cardiac shock, which occurs when blood flow to vital organs is inadequate for normal function. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for heart failure without and with complications.

Heart failure (without complications): average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 6 NP Not peered 51
2015–16 15 NP Not peered 130
2014–15 8 NP Not peered 50
2013–14 21 NP Not peered 210
2012–13 11 NP Not peered 134
2011–12 9 NP Not peered 62

Heart failure (with complications): average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2014–15 <5 NP Not peered 20
2013–14 <5 NP Not peered 42
2012–13 <5 NP Not peered 52
2011–12 <5 NP Not peered 31

Heart failure (without complications)

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Kidney and urinary tract infections occur frequently but can occasionally be severe enough to require treatment in hospital. The data presented here relate to those patients who stayed one or more nights for kidney and urinary tract infections without and with complications.

Kidney and urinary tract infections (without complications): average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 <5 NP Not peered 26
2015–16 6 NP Not peered 22
2014–15 8 NP Not peered 30
2013–14 9 NP Not peered 31
2012–13 18 NP Not peered 97
2011–12 9 NP Not peered 23

Kidney and urinary tract infections (with complications): average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2015–16 <5 NP Not peered 5
2014–15 <5 NP Not peered 45
2013–14 <5 NP Not peered 20
2012–13 <5 NP Not peered <5
2011–12 7 NP Not peered 74

Kidney and urinary tract infections (without complications)

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.