Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Length of Stay in Hospital

The graph below shows the average number of days at UW Hospital for a patient following coronary artery bypass surgery. UW Hospital's length of stay results are consistently lower than those of other hospitals.

  • Vertical axis: Average number of days in hospital
  • Horizontal axis: Year 
UW Hospital 5.9 5.6 5.2 5.1 5.0 6.3
All STS 7.0 7.0 7.0 6.9 6.8 6.9


Source: Data Analyses of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons National Adult Cardiac Surgery Database - Spring 2006–2011 Executive Summaries.