Official Statistics

Provisional Quarterly Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) in England April 2016 to March 2017

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).



Includes national, provider and commissioner based analyses.

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.

Published 10 August 2017