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Table 1 The perioperative NCAs whose data was used in QI reports

From: A scoping review of local quality improvement using data from UK perioperative National Clinical Audits

Acronym Full name Duration of NCA (years) No. of QI reports % of total QI reports
NHFD National Hip Fracture Database 13 67 31
NELA National Emergency Laparotomy Audit 8 63 29
STAG Scottish Trauma Audit Group 9 19 9
NLCA National Lung Cancer Audit 15 16 7
PROMs Elective Surgery — National PROMs Programme 11 10 5
TARN Major Trauma Audit 19 10 5
PQIP Perioperative Quality Improvement Programme 3 5 2
SHFA Scottish Hip Fracture Audit 19 5 2
ICNARC-CMP Intensive Care National Audit and Research Centre-Case Mix Programme 26 3 1
SICSAG Scottish Intensive Care Society Audit Group 8 3 1
SSIS Surgical Site Infection Surveillance Service 25 3 1
NJR National Joint Registry 18 2 1
NVR National Vascular Registry 8 2 1
DAHNO Head and Neck Cancer Audit 17 1 0.5
NBOCAP National Bowel Cancer Audit 17 1 0.5
NOGCA National Oesophago-Gastric Cancer Audit 9 1 0.5
PICANet Paediatric Intensive Care Audit Network 16 1 0.5
NPCA National Prostate Cancer Audit 6 1 0.5
ACS Adult Cardiac Surgery 23 1 0.5
Totals    214 100