Publications

HES for Physicians

HES for Physicians: A guide to the use of infomation derived from Hospital Episode Statistics (full report)

Methodological Reports

MR1. Methodology for linking and matching hospital and mortality data (summary - full report)
MR2. Hospital admission rates: literature review (summary - full report)
MR3. Hospital re-admission rates: literature review (summary - full report)
MR4. Mortality rates: literature review (summary - full report)
MR5. Case fatality rates: literature review (summary - full report)
MR6. Case fatality rates: user guide (summary - full report)
MR7. Hospital re-admission rates: user guide (summary - full report)
MR8. Hospital admission, case fatality and mortality rates: Myocardial infarction studies (summary - report)
MR9. Counting the number of diagnosis-specific admissions (summary - full report)
MR10. Counting the number of operative procedures (summary - full report)
MR11. Hospital re-admission rates: approach to diagnosis-based measures (summary - full report)
MR12. Case fatality rates: effect of social deprivation (summary - full report)
MR13. Hospital admission rates: effect of social deprivation (summary - full report)

Clinical Reports

CR1. Health outcome indicators: Asthma. (full report)
CR2. Health outcome indicators: Breast cancer. (full report)
CR3. Health outcome indicators: Cataract. (full report)
CR4. Health outcome indicators: Diabetes mellitus.(full report)
CR5. Health outcome indicators: Fractured femur. (full report)
CR6. Health outcome indicators: Myocardial infarction. (full report)
CR7. Health outcome indicators: Pregnancy and child birth. (full report)
CR8. Health outcome indicators: Severe mental illness. (full report)
CR9. Health outcome indicators: Stroke. (full report)
CR10. Health outcome indicators: Urinary incontinence. (full report)
CR11. Stroke: comparison between linked file and national audit measures (summary - full report)
CR12. Medical emergencies: case fatality rates (summary - full report)
CR13. General surgery: case fatality rates (summary - full report)
CR14. General surgery: hospital re-admission rates (summary - full report)
CR15. Urology: case fatality and hospital re-admission rates (summary - full report)
CR16. Trauma and orthopaedics: case fatality and hospital re-admission rates (summary - report)
CR17. Gynaecology: case fatality and hospital re-admission rates (summary - full report)

Other Reports

1. Mortality rates exemplars (full report)
2. Case fatality rates exemplars (full report)
3. Hospital admission rates exemplars (full report)
4. Linked data to calculate case fatality rates for performance assessment (full report)
5. Myocardial infarction - an investigation of measures of mortality incidence and case fatality (full report)
6. AMI mortality measures (2001) (full report / executive summary)
7. Public health common data set review (full report / executive summary)
8. Population health indicator access tools (full report / executive summary)
9. HES/ONS linkage methodology - general review (2002) (full report)