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Table 1 Table of day surgery procedures

From: Root causes of extended length of stay and unplanned readmissions after orthopedic surgery and hand surgery: a retrospective observational cohort study

Orthopedic and hand surgery procedure name No. of day surgery patients Overall day surgery percentage in unit
Decompression of median nerve, ACC51 167 96.5
Discission of sheath of tendon of wrist or hand, NDM40 46 97.9
Decompression of ulnar nerve, ACC53 43 97.7
Palmar fasciotomy of hand, NDM10 42 100
Incomplete excision of soft tissue tumor of wrist or hand, NDR20a 36 92.3
Arthroplasty of first CMC joint, NDG60 34 89.5
Excision of synovial ganglion of wrist or hand, NDM20 25 100
Fusion of DIP joint, NDG76 23 95.8
Open operation for osteochondritis of joint of wrist, NDF25 22 95.7
Arthroscopic exploration of joint of wrist or hand, NDA30 18 81.8
Radical excision of soft tissue tumor of wrist or hand, NDR30a 17 89.5
Partial fusion of wrist, NDG20 16 94.1
Arthroscopic partial excision of meniscus of knee, NGD05 16 88.9
Removal of internal fixation device from wrist or hand, NDU20 14 93.3
Removal of internal fixation device from shoulder or upper arm, NBU20 12 85.7
Plastic repair of ligament or capsule of wrist with transplant, NDE40 11 100
  1. acombined to form excision of soft tissue tumor of wrist or hand group