Scottish Surveillance of Healthcare Associated Infection Programme (SSHAIP)

You are in: Skip Navigation LinksHPS Home | HAI & Infection Control | SSHAIP | Monitoring HAI Rates
Navigation:

SSHAIP

Distribution of SSI rates by category of surgical procedure and ASA Score -

- Back to National aggregated data on SSI

Distribution of SSI rates by category of surgical procedure and ASA score -
5 years from July 2006 to June 2011 in NHSScotland

Procedure Category

ASA score

Number of procedures

Number of SSIs (inpatient)

Inpatient SSI Rate (%)

95% CI Lower

95% CI Upper

Abdominal hysterectomy

1

1678

6

0.36

0.16

0.78

2

1961

28

1.43

0.99

2.06

3

426

24

5.63

3.81

8.25

4

17

0

0.00

0.00

18.43

5

0

0

-

-

-

Not recorded

358

3

0.84

0.29

2.43

Breast surgery

1

1029

3

0.29

0.10

0.85

2

1368

7

0.51

0.25

1.05

3

315

1

0.32

0.06

1.78

4

41

1

2.44

0.43

12.60

5

0

0

-

-

-

Not recorded

319

0

0.00

0.00

1.19

CABG

1

4

0

0.00

0.00

48.99

2

1

0

0.00

0.00

79.35

3

11

0

0.00

0.00

25.88

4

3099

117

3.78

3.16

4.51

5

0

0

-

-

-

Not recorded

265

16

6.04

3.75

9.58

Caesarean section

1

47039

199

0.42

0.37

0.49

2

11354

106

0.93

0.77

1.13

3

1236

26

2.10

1.44

3.06

4

92

0

0.00

0.00

4.01

5

5

0

0.00

0.00

43.45

Not recorded

7886

36

0.46

0.33

0.63

Cardiac surgery

1

0

0

-

-

-

2

2

0

0.00

0.00

65.76

3

3

0

0.00

0.00

56.15

4

1151

22

1.91

1.27

2.88

5

0

0

-

-

-

Not recorded

109

1

0.92

0.16

5.01

Hip arthroplasty

1

4097

8

0.20

0.10

0.38

2

20534

76

0.37

0.30

0.46

3

12212

146

1.20

1.02

1.40

4

1721

39

2.27

1.66

3.08

5

33

2

6.06

1.68

19.61

Not recorded

3119

23

0.74

0.49

1.10

Knee arthroplasty

1

1987

3

0.15

0.05

0.44

2

14139

28

0.20

0.14

0.29

3

5621

19

0.34

0.22

0.53

4

227

1

0.44

0.08

2.45

5

3

0

0.00

0.00

56.15

Not recorded

1898

6

0.32

0.14

0.69

Major vascular surgery

1

3

0

0.00

0.00

56.15

2

134

4

2.99

1.17

7.42

3

680

22

3.24

2.15

4.85

4

148

13

8.78

5.21

14.45

5

8

1

12.50

2.24

47.09

Not recorded

93

6

6.45

2.99

13.37

Reduction of long bone fracture

1

247

2

0.81

0.22

2.90

2

1654

7

0.42

0.21

0.87

3

3566

23

0.64

0.43

0.97

4

941

12

1.28

0.73

2.22

5

23

0

0.00

0.00

14.31

Not recorded

667

5

0.75

0.32

1.74

Repair of neck of femur

1

46

0

0.00

0.00

7.71

2

589

5

0.85

0.36

1.97

3

1677

24

1.43

0.96

2.12

4

477

11

2.31

1.29

4.08

5

7

1

14.29

2.57

51.31

Not recorded

103

2

1.94

0.53

6.81