Reference 2017-662

REF:            2017-662

Subject:        Urinary tract infections

    

 

Request:

Please may I have ether data (below) presented for each year?

January 2012- December 2012

January 2013- December 2013

January 2014- December 2014

January 2015- December 2015

January 2016- December 2016

 

Figure parameters: In children 18 and under for the time period April 2012(readily available data) until December 2016.

  1. The number of children attending A and E with upper and lower urinary tract infections also referred to as bladder infection, kidney infection, pyelonephritis and cystitis

Total A&E Attendances: 1016

  1. The number of children admitted into hospital with upper and lower urinary tract infections also referred to as bladder infection, kidney infection, pyelonephritis and cystitis

Total Admissions: 394

***Note the patients identified here are those who have specific UTI codes in the clinical coding and exclude those captured in the below question as this could include figures for Uro Sepsis and would mean that there would have been double counting between both questions.***

  1. The number of children diagnosed with urinary sepsis.

 

 

Response:

Please find information attached.

2017-662 – FOI request – Urinary tract infections [14 kb] Ms Excel