[PDF] National Vascular Registry: 2015 Annual report

Source:
Royal College of Surgeons - RCS
Publisher:
Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland;Royal College of Surgeons of England (RCS);Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership
Publication date:
16 September 2016

Abstract

This report provides a description of the care provided by NHS vascular units, and contains information on the process and outcomes of care for:

  • patients undergoing abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair
  • patients undergoing carotid endarterectomy
  • patients undergoing a revascularisation procedure (angioplasty/stent or bypass) or major amputation for lower-limb peripheral arterial disease (PAD).

In addition, the report presents the findings of an organisational audit conducted in August 2015.