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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 24 NP 3.7 days 77
2015–16 17 NP 3.8 days 63
2014–15 41 NP 3.9 days 152
2013–14 22 NP 3.8 days 99
2012–13 21 NP 3.8 days 75
2011–12 26 NP 4.0 days 127

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 20 NP 4.4 days 80
2015–16 31 NP 4.5 days 170
2014–15 35 NP 4.7 days 234
2013–14 30 NP 4.9 days 151
2012–13 23 NP 5.1 days 108
2011–12 24 NP 5.3 days 113

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 7.3 days 30
2015–16 <5 NP 7.5 days 17
2014–15 <5 NP 8.2 days 27
2013–14 <5 NP 8.7 days 28
2012–13 8 NP 9.5 days 80
2011–12 <5 NP 9.3 days 44

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 13 NP 4.8 days 38
2015–16 22 NP 4.8 days 82
2014–15 26 NP 5.2 days 127
2013–14 16 NP 5.3 days 81
2012–13 21 NP 5.5 days 88
2011–12 15 NP 5.8 days 94

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 22
2015–16 7 NP 8.9 days 55
2014–15 <5 NP 9.3 days 79
2013–14 <5 NP 9.7 days 46
2012–13 <5 NP 10.5 days 21
2011–12 5 NP 12.1 days 104

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 10 NP 3.0 days 24
2015–16 16 NP 3.1 days 37
2014–15 27 NP 3.2 days 65
2013–14 22 NP 3.3 days 66
2012–13 21 NP 3.3 days 62
2011–12 25 NP 3.6 days 65

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 8 NP 5.9 days 28
2015–16 11 NP 6.1 days 70
2014–15 7 NP 6.5 days 54
2013–14 6 NP 6.9 days 26
2012–13 <5 NP 7.2 days 23
2011–12 <5 NP 7.4 days 12

Kidney and urinary tract infections (without complications)

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