Mesh usage

Sian Lewis made this Freedom of Information request to Hywel Dda University Health Board

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Dear Hywel Dda University Health Board

Dear Sir/ Madam, I would like to make a Freedom of Information request. My request is from April 2006 until the present day/most recent figures.
1. Do you use mesh implants to treat incontinence or prolapse?
2. Do you use a vaginal tape to treat incontinence?
3. Do you use mesh to repair a prolapse?
4. How many of these procedures have you performed since 2006 - M53.3 = Introduction of a tension free vaginal tape.
5. How many of these procedures have you performed since April 2006. M53.4 Total removal of a tension free vaginal tape
6. How many of these procedures have you performed since April 2006 M53.5 = Partial removal of a tension free removal tape
7. How many of these procedures have you performed since April 2006 M53.6 = Introduction of a transobturator tape
8 How many of these procedures have you performed since April 2006 M53.7 = removal of transobturator tape.
9. How many of these procedures have you performed since April 2006 P23.6,
10. How many of these procedures have you performed since April 2006 P23.7 = Repair of prolapse using mesh reinforcement
11. How many of these procedures have you performed since April 2006 P24.6 = Repair of prolapse of vagina with mesh using vaginal approach
I look forward to hearing from you

Yours faithfully,

Miss S.Lewis
Email - [email address]

Kathryn Thomas (Hywel Dda UHB - Senior Correspondence Officer), Hywel Dda University Health Board

Dear Miss Lewis

 

Information Requested Under The Freedom Of Information Act 2000

 

Thank you for your recent request for the supply of information relating
to continence and prolapse treatments. 

 

Under the Act, the Health Board is required to supply the information to
you within 20 working days.  In terms of your request, this means that the
information should be provided by 8 June 2017.  If this is not possible, a
further letter will be sent advising you of the progress made in
satisfying your request.

 

Please find attached our [1]leaflet giving guidance on our procedure for
managing requests for information that is covered under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Kathryn

 

 

Kathryn Thomas

Senior Corporate Information Officer/Uwch Swyddog Gwybodaeth Corfforaethol

Hywel Dda University Health Board/Bwrdd Iechyd Prifysgol Hywel Dda

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Kathryn Thomas (Hywel Dda UHB - Senior Correspondence Officer), Hywel Dda University Health Board

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Dear Miss Lewis

 

Please find attached the response to your request for information under
the Freedom of Information Act.

 

Best wishes

Kathryn

 

Kathryn Thomas

Senior Corporate Information Officer/Uwch Swyddog Gwybodaeth Corfforaethol

Hywel Dda University Health Board/Bwrdd Iechyd Prifysgol Hywel Dda

Corporate Offices

Ystwyth Building/Adeilad Ystwyth

Hafan Derwen

St David's Park/Parc Dewi Sant

Job's Well Road/Fynnon Job

Carmarthen/Caerfyrddin

Carmarthenshire/Sir Gaerfyrddin

SA31 3BB

 

Rhif Ffôn / Telephone Number: 01267 239682 (WHTN 01825 4682)

E-bost: Email: [1][email address]

 

Bwrdd Iechyd Prifysgol Hywel Dda yw enw gweithredol Bwrdd Iechyd Lleol
Hywel Dda / Hywel Dda University Health Board is the operational name of
Hywel Dda Local Health Board

 

 

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