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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 2016–17 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 39 NP 3.7 days 184
2015–16 50 3.9 days 3.8 days 196
2014–15 34 NP 3.9 days 128
2013–14 23 NP 3.8 days 119
2012–13 18 NP 3.8 days 93
2011–12 29 NP 4.0 days 132

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 2016–17 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 45 NP 4.4 days 301
2015–16 51 5.4 days 4.5 days 277
2014–15 40 NP 4.7 days 275
2013–14 24 NP 4.9 days 173
2012–13 25 NP 5.1 days 179
2011–12 27 NP 5.3 days 179

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 6 NP 7.3 days 78
2015–16 6 NP 7.5 days 52
2014–15 <5 NP 8.2 days 32
2013–14 <5 NP 8.7 days 11

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 17 NP 4.8 days 187
2015–16 21 NP 4.8 days 126
2014–15 13 NP 5.2 days 78
2013–14 20 NP 5.3 days 147
2012–13 11 NP 5.5 days 114
2011–12 9 NP 5.8 days 90

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 41
2015–16 <5 NP 8.9 days 27
2014–15 <5 NP 9.3 days 93
2013–14 6 NP 9.7 days 71

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 16 NP 3.0 days 61
2015–16 27 NP 3.1 days 141
2014–15 14 NP 3.2 days 59
2013–14 27 NP 3.3 days 149
2012–13 23 NP 3.3 days 119
2011–12 15 NP 3.6 days 90

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 62
2015–16 <5 NP 6.1 days 17
2014–15 <5 NP 6.5 days 56
2013–14 <5 NP 6.9 days 38
2012–13 <5 NP 7.2 days 5
2011–12 <5 NP 7.4 days 62

Kidney and urinary tract infections (without complications)

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