Reasons why people with dementia are admitted to hospital in an emergency

Public Health England’s Dementia intelligence network has published Reasons why people with dementia are admitted to a general hospital in an emergency. This document shows key national data related to people with dementia and their use of inpatient general hospital services during the financial year 2012/13. It includes information about why people are admitted, short stay emergency admissions, increases in hospital admissions and preventing avoidable emergency admissions. The dataset shows the clinical commissioning group and local authority data used in the report.

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