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Directly age and gender standardised rate of admissions (including day cases) to hospital for diseases of the respiratory system per 100,000 European standard population. The following ICD codes are included: ICD 10 J00-J99. Numerator: Hospital Inpatient Enquiry (HIPE), 2005Denominator: Public...
Directly age and gender standardised rate of all emergency (i.e. non-elective) admissions to hospital for asthma and diabetes (ICD 10 codes E10-E14, J45, J46) per 100,000 European standard population. Republic of Ireland numerator: Hospital Inpatient Enquiry, 2010Republic of Ireland denominator:...
Directly age and gender standardised rate of all emergency (i.e. non-elective) admissions to hospital for asthma and diabetes (ICD 10 codes E10-E14, J45, J46) per 100,000 European standard population. Northern Ireland numerator: Hospital Inpatient System, DHSSPS, 2005/06Northern Ireland denominator...
Directly age and gender standardised rate of all emergency (i.e. non-elective) admissions to hospital for asthma and diabetes (ICD 10 codes E10-E14, J45, J46) per 100,000 European standard population. Republic of Ireland numerator: Hospital Inpatient Enquiry, 2005Republic of Ireland denominator:...
Directly age and gender standardised rate of admissions (including day cases) to hospital for diseases of the respiratory system per 100,000 European standard population. The following ICD codes are included: ICD 10 J00-J99. Numerator: Hospital Inpatient Enquiry (HIPE), 2010Denominator: Public...
Publisher: CARDI
Subject: Dementia
Care homes will face particular challenges in responding to the inevitable rise in dementia, including Alzheimer’s, according to a report published by the National End of Life Care Intelligence Network (NEoLCIN). It says commissioners and providers across adult health and social care will be...
Publisher: CARDI
Author: Age and Ageing
Pulmonary rehabilitation (PR) improves health status and exercise tolerance, but not respiratory function in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The objective of the study was to identify predictors of improvement in the 6-min walked distance (6'WD) in elderly COPD patients...
Publisher: CARDI
Subject: Life expectancy
In Northern Ireland between 1999-01 and 2004-06 male life expectancy at birth increased from 74.8 to 76.2 years (an increase of 1.4 years) and female life expectancy increased from 79.8 to 81.0 years (an increase of 1.3 years). Declining mortality rates due to Coronary Heart Disease, strokes and...
Publisher: CARDI
The number of deaths registered in Northern Ireland in 2008 was 14,900, a small increase on the 14,600 deaths registered in 2007. Cancer continues to be the most common cause of death with nearly 4,000 cancer deaths last year.These findings are contained in provisional 2008 mortality figures...
Publisher: CARDI
Acute subdural haematoma (ASDH) is one of the conditions most strongly associated with severe brain injury. Reports prior to 1980 describe overall mortality rates for acute subdural haematomas (SDH's) ranging from 40% to 90% with poor outcomes observed in all age groups. Recently, improved results...

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