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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 17 NP 3.7 days 108
2015–16 23 NP 3.8 days 115
2014–15 18 NP 3.9 days 76
2013–14 14 NP 3.8 days 45
2012–13 8 NP 3.8 days 41
2011–12 13 NP 4.0 days 80

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 27 NP 4.4 days 153
2015–16 26 NP 4.5 days 146
2014–15 26 NP 4.7 days 135
2013–14 24 NP 4.9 days 88
2012–13 21 NP 5.1 days 106
2011–12 22 NP 5.3 days 114

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 8 NP 7.3 days 67
2015–16 <5 NP 7.5 days 12
2014–15 6 NP 8.2 days 24
2013–14 <5 NP 8.7 days 22
2012–13 <5 NP 9.5 days 16
2011–12 5 NP 9.3 days 37

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 18 NP 4.8 days 111
2015–16 10 NP 4.8 days 63
2014–15 8 NP 5.2 days 41
2013–14 9 NP 5.3 days 74
2012–13 10 NP 5.5 days 65
2011–12 9 NP 5.8 days 50

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.
2016–17 <5 NP 8.9 days 42
2015–16 <5 NP 8.9 days 32
2014–15 5 NP 9.3 days 43
2013–14 <5 NP 9.7 days 5
2012–13 <5 NP 10.5 days 16

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 6 NP 3.0 days 22
2015–16 12 NP 3.1 days 54
2014–15 19 NP 3.2 days 52
2013–14 <5 NP 3.3 days 12
2012–13 <5 NP 3.3 days 7
2011–12 13 NP 3.6 days 74

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.
2016–17 <5 NP 5.9 days 25
2015–16 <5 NP 6.1 days 16
2014–15 <5 NP 6.5 days 9
2013–14 5 NP 6.9 days 22
2012–13 <5 NP 7.2 days 62
2011–12 5 NP 7.4 days 58

Kidney and urinary tract infections (without complications)

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