Official Statistics

Patient reported outcome measures (PROMS) in England, provisional: April 2014 to December 2014

Provisional information about the pre and post operative health status of patients undergoing common elective procedures (hip and knee replacements, varicose vein and groin hernia).



Patients undergoing elective inpatient surgery for four common elective procedures (hip and knee replacement, varicose vein surgery and groin hernia surgery) funded by the English NHS are asked to complete questionnaires before and after their operations to assess improvement in health as perceived by the patients themselves.