Reference 2019-423

REF:            2019-423

Subject:        Kawasaki Disease

    

 

Request:              

Kawasaki Disease affects a growing number of children and young people in the UK.  It is the leading cause of acquired heart disease in children. No national records exist of patient numbers and this FOI seeks to establish essential data for this patient population.

For your Trust, please provide, per calendar year for the period January 2016 to December 2018 inclusive, the following information for each admission of Kawasaki Disease – ICD10 diagnosis (primary or secondary) of M303 Mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome:

  • Year of each admission
  • Month of each admission
  • Patient gender
  • Patient ethnicity
  • Age of patient at diagnosis
  • First four items of patient postcode (partial postcode which is non-identifiable)

For your ease, the information can be inserted into the excel spreadsheet template attached, or the below table:

Year of admission (Please include years 2016 to 2018 where possible) Month of admission Patient Gender Patient Ethnicity Age of patient at diagnosis First four items of patient postcode (non-identifiable) First admission for this Kawasaki Disease diagnosis? (Yes/No)
             

 

 

Response:      

Please find information attached.

2019-423 – FOI request – Kawasaki Disease [34 kb] Ms Excel