Reference 2017-389

REF:            2017-389

Subject:        Admissions relating to Modafinil

 

 

Request:

– Name of the trust

– Street, town, county and postcode of where the trust’s headquarters or main location/hospital is sited.

– Number of hospital admissions across the Trust citing the drug ‘Modafinil’ at any point in patient notes for each year.

– Number of hospital patients reporting illness where Modafinil was known to be related for each year.

– Number of deaths in hospital relating to Modafinil if known.

– Number of deaths where patient was known to be prescribed Modafinil

– Known cases of Steven-Johnson Syndrome

– Number of hospital patients where both Modafinil and Steven-Johnson Syndrome of SJS appear in the patient’s record.

 

 

Response:

– Name of the trust Bolton NHS Foundation Trust
– Street, town, county and postcode of where the trust’s headquarters or main location/hospital is sited. Information already available, please visit our public website:

http://www.boltonft.nhs.uk/

– Number of hospital admissions across the Trust citing the drug ‘Modafinil’ at any point in patient notes for each year. Please find information attached.

 

We do not code to the level of specific drugs, we will need to review the case notes but it will take longer to audit the notes and will take more than 2.5 days.

– Number of hospital patients reporting illness where Modafinil was known to be related for each year.
– Number of deaths in hospital relating to Modafinil if known.
– Number of deaths where patient was known to be prescribed Modafinil
– Known cases of Steven-Johnson Syndrome
– Number of hospital patients where both Modafinil and Steven-Johnson Syndrome of SJS appear in the patient’s record.