University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust

The University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust incorporates Southampton General Hospital http://www.uhs.nhs.uk

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This trust offers the following services:

  • Acute services:
    • Specialist colorectal surgeon on-call at all times
    • On-site bowel stenting facilities
  • Diagnostic and pre-operative services:
    • On-site MRI liver facilities
    • On-site PET-CT facilities
    • On-site Cardio-Pulmonary Exercise Testing (CPET) facilities
  • Oncology services:
    • On-site chemotherapy services
    • On-site External Beam Radiotherapy services
  • Surgical services:
    • On-site hepatobiliary surgical team
    • On-site thoracic surgical team
  • Advanced disease services:
    • Dedicated Specialist Advanced Nurse
    • Dedicated Specialist Advanced Outpatient Clinic
    • Complex vascular reconstruction
    • Distal sacrectomy
    • High sacrectomy
    • Extended lymphadenectomy
    • Intraoperative RTX
  • Support service facilities:
    • Dedicated nurses for ERAS services
    • Availability of 24 hour palliative care advice

Data Quality

All Patients: Trust Network National
Number of patients in Audit 256 1524 29766
Case ascertainment (%) 96 112 90
Data completeness of:
– Pre-treatment TNM (%) 100 86 83
– Performance status (%) 100 75 85
Patients having major resection: Trust Network National
Number of patients in Audit 159 730 16499
ASA grade 1 (%) 9 9 10
ASA grade 2 (%) 57 58 53
ASA grade 3 (%) 29 28 30
ASA grade 4+ (%) 4 3 3
ASA grade not recorded (%) 1 2 4
Data completeness of:
7 Audit items for risk-adjustment (%) 99 95 86

Key:

>= 80%
50 - 80%
< 50%

Management of all patients

All Patients: Trust Network National
Number of patients in Audit 256 1524 29766
Seen by Clinical Nurse Specialist (%) 96 92 86

Management of patients having major resection

Patients having major resection: Trust Network National
Number of patients in Audit 159 730 16474
Distant metastases (%) 5 5 6
Urgent or emergency surgery (%) 14 12 15
At least 12 lymph nodes excised (%) 87 89 84
Laparoscopic surgery attempted (%) 68 82 72
Risk-adjusted length of stay > 5 days (%) 64 57 62

Rectal cancer patients

Patients having major resection: Trust Network National
Number of patients in Audit 42 186 3899
Neoadjuvant therapy (%) 43 21 32
Circumferential resection margin: Negative (%) 93 82 79
Circumferential resection margin: Recorded (%) 100 96 86
APER rate (%) 26 12 24

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