Case Number 6800
Request Date 24/06/2019
Completion Date 05/08/2019

 

Details of the Request

Please could you send the following information:

1. A copy of the patient information leaflet (PIL) currently given to patients undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention and/or insertion of stent or a link to the leaflet online.

2. The numbers of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) carried out in adults (>=18 years of age) in the years April 2018 to March 2019; and April 2017 - March 2018 (or a similar reporting period); these should include:

  • K49.X (Percutaneous transluminal balloon angioplasty);
  • K75.X (Percutaneous transluminal balloon angioplasty and insertion of stent);

please could you provide figures for each of these two codes.

3. The proportion of K49.X and K75.X that were emergency, waiting list, planned and other admission method for the same reporting periods above.

4. If available, the proportion of K49.X and K75.X that were carried out for stable angina excluding I21.X and I20.0 for the same reporting periods above.

 

Details of the Response

The Data has been sourced from the PAS inpatients table for the date periods requested. All Adults including Maternity / Other Admissions have been included. Although no maternity patients were reported, only a few transfers from another hospital other than emergency have been reported. 

 

Admitted Patients >=18 Years with PCI Procedures of K49 and K75 including all subsets

K49: PCIs

Patients 2017/18 % PCI
18 Elective 30.00%
42 Emergency 70.00%
60    

 

Patients 2018/19 % PCI
18 Elective 38.30%
29 Emergency 61.70%
47    

 

K75: PCIs

Patients 2017/18 % PCI
200 Elective 45.60%
234 Emergency 53.30%
5 Other 1.10%
439    

 

Patients 2018/19 % PCI
216 Elective 48.60%
226 Emergency 50.90%
2 Other 0.50%
444    

 

PCIs with Stable Angina Diagnosed Patients - I20.9

Patients 2017/18 % of All PCI with Stable Angina
2 Elective 3.30%
1 Emergency 1.70%
3    

 

Patients 2018/19 % of All PCI with Stable Angina
2 Emergency 4.30%
2    

 

PCIs with Stable Angina Diagnosed Patients - I20.9

Patients 2017/18 % of All PCI with Stable Angina
11 Elective 2.50%
9 Emergency 2.10%
1 Other 0.20%
21    

 

Patients 2018/19 % of All PCI with Stable Angina
18 Elective 4.10%
13 Emergency 2.90%
31