Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_7124

Date Request Received: 12/04/2023 00:00:00

Date Request Replied To: 19/04/2023 00:00:00

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Request Summary: Bariatric surgery

Request Category: Health

Question Number 1:
Number of patients currently on the waiting list for bariatric surgery
Answer To Question 1:
Salisbury NHS Trust does not do Bariatric Surgery
Question Number 2:
Current waiting time for bariatric surgery
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Question Number 3:
Number of patients currently waiting for 1st appointment for bariatric surgery
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Question Number 4:
Number of referrals from GP’s or self-referrals for bariatric surgery
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Percentage of patients with post-operative complications
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Question Number 6:
How many average additional days, length of stay is required post operatively due to complications/per procedure
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Question Number 7:
What other additional services are offered around bariatric surgery
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Question Number 8:
What is surgical criteria/fit for surgery/BMI/co-morbidities for patient to be accepted for surgery
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Question Number 9:
Percentage of post-operative surgical site infections
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Question Number 10:
What prophylactic antibiotic drugs are used and those percentages
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Question Number 11:
What other services are used pre and post operatively e.g. dietician
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Question Number 12:
What pre-operative tests are completed
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Question Number 13:
What post-operative service is provided and by who
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Question Number 14:
What follow up offering is there
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