Narrowcliff Surgery - Minor Surgery Audit:
Date of Audit: 1st April 2012-31st March 2013
The practice collects and records the minor surgery information for the following procedures:
The procedures are performed by Drs Ingle, Kersh, Stephens, Randell, Jones and Lee. A report was produced from the clinical system and a review of the data was undertaken.
Number of procedures carried out:-
No of Complications: 0
Complication Rate 0%:
Infection Rate %:0
Post Operative Infections:0
Malignant Lesions: 12 (10%)
During the period there were 316 minor surgery events.
All 9 incisions have healed well and there were no post operative infections.
Of the 126 excisions 15 (12%) involved carious types of skin cancers. All of these were expected. Each case has been reviewed by the GP who performed the procedure and the appropriate 2 week referral has been made.
There were no post operative infections with the exception of toe/finger nail and sebaceous cysts, which were infected prior to the procedure being carried out.