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Length of stay in hospital

Length of stay for selected surgical procedures

Appendix removal is a surgical procedure, either through keyhole surgery or open surgery. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for the removal of the appendix without either complications, malignant cancer or peritonitis.

Appendix removal: average length of stay

In 2016–17 there were no patients reported for this indicator in this time period.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
- There were no patients reported for this indicator in this time period.
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 0 - 2.0 days 0
2013–14 <5 NP 2.0 days <5
2012–13 0 - 2.2 days 0

- There were no patients reported for this indicator in this time period.

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

Gallbladder removal, or cholecystectomy, is a surgical procedure generally performed to treat a patient for gallstones. The data presented here relate to patients who had their gallbladder removed using keyhole surgery and who stayed one or more nights without complications.

Gallbladder removal: 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 25 NP 1.3 days 27
2015–16 15 NP 1.3 days 16
2014–15 17 NP 1.3 days 20
2013–14 19 NP 1.3 days 19
2012–13 17 NP 1.4 days 17
2011–12 20 NP 1.4 days 20

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

Gynaecological reconstructive procedures are repairs to the female reproductive system for conditions such as prolapse. The data presented here relate to women who stayed one or more nights for gynaecological reconstructive procedures without complications.

Gynaecological reconstructive procedures: 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 1.9 days 14
2015–16 10 NP 1.9 days 21
2014–15 7 NP 2.0 days 14
2013–14 <5 NP 2.0 days 8
2012–13 <5 NP 2.1 days 7
2011–12 <5 NP 2.2 days 9

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

Hysterectomy is the surgical removal of a woman's uterus (or womb). The data presented here relate to women who stayed one or more nights for a hysterectomy without complications and where there was no malignant cancer.

Hysterectomy: 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 2.4 days 52
2015–16 20 NP 2.5 days 54
2014–15 18 NP 2.7 days 57
2013–14 15 NP 2.8 days 44
2012–13 19 NP 2.9 days 67
2011–12 23 NP 3.1 days 83

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

Knee replacements are surgical procedures to replace damaged knee joints, most commonly for arthritis. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for knee replacements without complications.

Knee replacement: 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 33 NP 4.3 days 162
2015–16 24 NP 4.6 days 108
2014–15 21 NP 5.2 days 111
2013–14 28 NP 5.5 days 149
2012–13 33 NP 5.8 days 211
2011–12 28 NP 6.4 days 200

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

Hip replacements are surgical procedures to replace damaged hip joints, most commonly for arthritis. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for hip replacements without complications.

Hip replacement: 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 20 NP 4.0 days 85
2015–16 25 NP 4.5 days 114
2014–15 26 NP 5.1 days 153
2013–14 23 NP 5.8 days 147
2012–13 21 NP 5.8 days 129
2011–12 28 NP 6.4 days 179

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

Prostate removal is the surgical removal of all or part of the prostate gland, most commonly performed through the urethra. The data presented here relate to men who stayed one or more nights for transurethral prostate removal without complications.

Prostate removal: 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 10 NP 2.1 days 13
2015–16 9 NP 2.1 days 16
2014–15 10 NP 2.2 days 12
2013–14 6 NP 2.4 days 7
2012–13 9 NP 2.3 days 10
2011–12 8 NP 2.3 days 12

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