Reference 2019-9

REF:           2019-9

Subject:       Pelvic organ prolapse information

 

Request:

I am writing to request information related to pelvic organ prolapse statistics held by Bolton NHS Foundation Trust under the above mentioned Act. In terms of pelvic organs, I refer to the pelvic organs such as the bladder, uterus, vagina, bowel, and rectum. I would like you to provide me with the following information:

  • The total figure for Bolton NHS Foundation Trust spending on treatment for pelvic organ prolapse for the last available fiscal year.
  • The number of males and females that were admitted to hospitals under Bolton NHS Foundation Trust as a result of pelvic organ prolapse between 01 April 2017 and 01 April 2018.
  • The total number of pelvic organ prolapse surgeries that were performed between 01 April 2017 and 01 April 2018.
  • The total number of patients who were recommended pelvic floor muscle training as treatment for their pelvic organ prolapse between 01 April 2017 and 01 April 2018.
  • How many hysterectomies were performed under the Bolton NHS Foundation Trust between 01 April 2017 and 01 April 2018? Please could you also provide the top 5 causes of these hysterectomies and their contributing percentage to the total figure?

 

 

Response:

1. The total figure for Bolton NHS Foundation Trust spending on treatment for pelvic organ prolapse for the last available fiscal year. Approximately £187k for 2017/2018.
2. The number of males and females that were admitted to hospitals under Bolton NHS Foundation Trust as a result of pelvic organ prolapse between 01 April 2017 and 01 April 2018. Please find this information attached.

2019-9 – FOI Request – Pelvic organ prolapse information [12 kb] MS Excel

3. The total number of pelvic organ prolapse surgeries that were performed between 01 April 2017 and 01 April 2018.
4. The total number of patients who were recommended pelvic floor muscle training as treatment for their pelvic organ prolapse between 01 April 2017 and 01 April 2018. We do not record this information.
5. How many hysterectomies were performed under the Bolton NHS Foundation Trust between 01 April 2017 and 01 April 2018? Please could you also provide the top 5 causes of these hysterectomies and their contributing percentage to the total figure? Please refer to the answer for question two.

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