Case Number 4764
Request Date 10/05/2016
Completion Date 06/06/2016 

 

Details of the Request

  1. How many deliveries of babies took place at your hospital in 2014-15?
  2. How many babies were delivered vaginally?
  3. What percentage of births were by caesarean sections?
  4. How many births took place in women with BMI>40?
  5. How many births took place in women with BMI>50?
  6. How many elective caesarean sections were in women with BMI >40?
  7. How many emergency caesarean sections were in women with BMI >40?
  8. How many elective caesarean sections were in women with BMI >50?
  9. How many emergency caesarean sections were in women with BMI >50?
  10. Is there a special protocol for caesarean sections in women with high BMI? (Yes/No)

 

Please indicate if your hospital uses the following methods for retraction during caesarean sections in women with high BMI? (Yes/No)

  1. Extra Doctor
  2. Extra Midwife
  3. Ribbon gauze retraction
  4. Mobius retractor
  5. Alexis retractor
  6. Surgisleeve retractor
  7. Traxi retractor
  8. Any other (please specify):
  1. How many women were readmitted to hospital for breakdown of caesarean section wound? (ICD10 codes O90.0 &090.2
  2. How many readmissions for ICD10 codes O90.0 &090.2 were for women with BMI>40?
  3. How many women were readmitted to hospital for ICD code 086.0?
  4. How many of these readmissions for ICD code 086.0 were for women with BMI>40?

 

Details of the Response

1 How many deliveries of babies took place at your hospital in 2014-15? 4130
2 How many babies were delivered vaginally? 2995
3 What percentage of births were by caesarean sections? 26.9%
4 How many births took place in women with BMI>40? 56
5 How many births took place in women with BMI>50? 6
6 How many elective caesarean sections were in women with BMI >40? 12
7 How many emergency caesarean sections were in women with BMI >40? 11
8 How many elective caesarean sections were in women with BMI >50? 2
9 How many emergency caesarean sections were in women with BMI >50? 1
10 Is there a special protocol for caesarean sections in women with high BMI? (Yes/No) YES

 

Please indicate if your hospital uses the following methods for retraction during caesarean sections in women with high BMI? (Yes/No)

11 Extra Doctor NO
12 Extra Midwife NO
13 Ribbon gauze retraction YES
14 Mobius retractor NO
15 Alexis retractor YES
16 Surgisleeve retractor NO
17 Traxi retractor NO
18 Any other (please specify): NO
19 How many women were readmitted to hospital for breakdown of caesarean section wound? (ICD10 codes O90.0 &090.2 7
20 How many readmissions for ICD10 codes O90.0 &090.2 were for women with BMI>40? 0
21 How many women were readmitted to hospital for ICD code 086.0? 11
22 How many of these readmissions for ICD code 086.0 were for women with BMI>40? 1