Target smashed as NHS Scotland makes massive improvement in aneurysm screening and surgery


The number of men being screened for risk of an aneurysm rupture within two weeks has gone up from 74.5% to 91.1% in one year, smashing the 75% target.

Treatment for the condition in eight weeks has soared by 50% from 31.2% to 46%, in only one year, on the way to meeting the 60% target.



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