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Monday, 17 January 2011

Diabetes statistics bookmarked

We are in the process of updating our 'Diabetes in the UK 2010' document and I thought it was about time I got some of my stats-related bookmarks into a better order. They've rather run away with themselves and hopefully by putting them here I'll be able to work out what it was I was trying to find information on. This is a bit of a mixed bag (by no means complete) as we end up working on different aspects of it. If I find anything bookmark-worthy from my colleagues I'll add it here as well.

EDIT: 2 August 2011 - I've added a few more statistics resources.

If you know of a great resource that I've not put here yet, do give me a prod @JoBrodie ta :)


APHO (Association of Public Health Observatories)

Audits and general statistics (see also Children)
National Diabetes Audit
From 2003, latest data collection Sep / Oct 2010, latest report 2009 (background) (other)
http://www.ic.nhs.uk/services/national-clinical-audit-support-programme-ncasp/audit-reports/diabetes

National Diabetes Audit Executive Summary 2008-2009
http://www.ic.nhs.uk/webfiles/Services/NCASP/audits%20and%20reports/National%20Diabetes%20Audit%20(NDA)%20Executive%20Summary%202008-2009.pdf

NHS Atlas of Variation in Healthcare
http://www.rightcare.nhs.uk/atlas/qipp_nhsAtlas-HIGH_261110c.pdf

NHS IC reports
http://www.ic.nhs.uk/statistics-and-data-collections/health-and-lifestyles/diabetes

QOF database, example Bradford & Airedale PCT
http://www.gpcontract.co.uk/pct.php?orgcode=5NY (see ‘Search’ tab to select others)
For explanation of what QOF is see http://www.nhsemployers.org/PayAndContracts/GeneralMedicalServicescontract/qof/Pages/QualityOutcomesFramework.aspx and http://www.gpcontract.co.uk/

UK National Statistics – Publication Hub on diabetes topics
http://www.statistics.gov.uk/hub/search/index.html?newquery=diabetes
see also http://www.statistics.gov.uk/hub/health-social-care/health-of-the-population/conditions-and-diseases/index.html

Benchmarking and commissioning
Diabetes Community Health Profiles
http://yhpho.york.ac.uk/diabetesprofiles/

Diabetes Data Directory
http://yhpho.york.ac.uk/diabetesdd/introddd.asp

lntroduction to the NHS Diabetes Commissioning Resource
http://www.diabetes.nhs.uk/commissioning_resource/

Children
The fifth UK paediatric diabetes services survey: meeting guidelines and recommendations? July 2010 [BMJ abstract] http://adc.bmj.com/content/95/10/837.abstract?etoc

National Diabetes Paediatric Report 2008-2009
http://www.ic.nhs.uk/webfiles/Services/NCASP/audits%20and%20reports/NDA%20Paediatric%20Report%202008-2009.pdf

National Diabetes Audit
Key findings about the quality of care for children and young people with diabetes in England and Wales Report for the audit period 2007-2008
http://www.ic.nhs.uk/webfiles/Services/NCASP/audits%20and%20reports/7189_Paediatric_Report_final.pdf

Comorbidities and other conditions
Pregnancy
CEMACH diabetes reports
http://www.cemach.org.uk/Publications-Press-Releases/Report-Publications/Diabetes-in-Pregnancy.aspx

Complications
Amputation
NASDAB: National Amputee Statistical Database (UK) http://www.nasdab.co.uk/
replaced by 'Limbless Statistics' http://www.limbless-statistics.org/
Unfortunately latest report is 2006 / 2007 http://www.limbless-statistics.org/documents/Report2006-07.pdf

Retinopathy
Number of people with diabetes who have received screening for diabetic retinopathy in England http://www.dh.gov.uk/en/Publicationsandstatistics/Statistics/Performancedataandstatistics/Vitalsignsmonitoring/DH_112536

English National Screening Programme for Diabetic Retinopathy (ENSPDR)
http://www.retinalscreening.nhs.uk/pages/

Four Nations involvement http://www.retinalscreening.nhs.uk/pages/default.asp?id=2&sID=75

2010 Annual Evidence Update on Diabetic Retinopathy - Screening for diabetic retinopathy (methodologies)
http://www.library.nhs.uk/Diabetes/ViewResource.aspx?resID=387102

NHS Evidence – diabetes: Retinopathy>Causes, Risk Factors and Screening
http://www.library.nhs.uk/DIABETES/SearchResults.aspx?tabID=290&summaries=true&resultsPerPage=10&sort=PUBLICATION_DATE&catID=5659&

Critical appraisal info
Statistics at Square One
http://resources.bmj.com/bmj/readers/statistics-at-square-one/

General
NIDDK
: Diabetes populations across the US
http://diabetes.niddk.nih.gov/populations/index.htm

IDF (International Diabetes Federation): Diabetes Atlas
http://www.diabetesatlas.org/

Labour Force Survey: Employment status by occupation and sex
http://www.statistics.gov.uk/statbase/product.asp?vlnk=14248

National Statistics: Population Trends Spring 2008, No 131
http://www.statistics.gov.uk/downloads/theme_population/Population_Trends_131_web.pdf

NatCen (National Centre for Social Research)
http://www.natcen.ac.uk/

NHS Evidence – diabetes (see also Treatments)
http://www.library.nhs.uk/diabetes/

Office for National Statistics
http://www.statistics.gov.uk/default.asp

NeLM search for diabetes
National electronic Library for Medicines
http://www.nelm.nhs.uk/en/Original-search/?query=diabetes+

Health surveys
Health Survey for England
http://www.ic.nhs.uk/statistics-and-data-collections/health-and-lifestyles-related-surveys/health-survey-for-england

Health Survey for England - 2008 summary of key findings
http://www.ic.nhs.uk/webfiles/publications/HSE/HSE08/HSE_08_Summary_of_key_findings.pdf

Health Survey for England - 2008 trend tables
http://www.ic.nhs.uk/pubs/hse08trends and
http://www.ic.nhs.uk/webfiles/publications/HSE/HSE08trends/Health_Survey_for_england_trend_tables_2008.pdf

Health Survey for England - 2008: Physical activity and fitness
http://www.ic.nhs.uk/statistics-and-data-collections/health-and-lifestyles-related-surveys/health-survey-for-england/health-survey-for-england--2008-physical-activity-and-fitness

Hospital admissions
Clinical and Health Outcomes Knowledge Base
Emergency hospital admissions: diabetic ketoacidosis and coma
http://www.nchod.nhs.uk/NCHOD/compendium.nsf/17b8958892856d44802573a30020fcd9/56303822d72c4ef9652570d1001cb767!OpenDocument

Nation-specific
Scotland
http://www.diabetesinscotland.org.uk/Publications.aspx

Wales
http://www.wales.nhs.uk/sites3/index.cfm?Error=200

Standards
National service framework for diabetes: standards
http://www.dh.gov.uk/en/Publicationsandstatistics/Publications/PublicationsPolicyAndGuidance/DH_4002951

[Report] Turning the Corner: Improving Diabetes Care (2006)
http://www.dh.gov.uk/prod_consum_dh/groups/dh_digitalassets/@dh/@en/documents/digitalasset/dh_4136011.pdf

[Report] Six Years On Delivering the Diabetes National Service Framework (2010)
http://www.dh.gov.uk/prod_consum_dh/groups/dh_digitalassets/@dh/@en/@ps/documents/digitalasset/dh_112511.pdf

Treatment
Insulin pumps
Scotland only
Appendix 2 Table of NHS Board planned investment in Insulin Pump Therapy
http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2010/08/17095311/10
Judging from the Hansard reports (via TheyWorkForYou) retinopathy screening seems to be discussed more by Parliament in relation to Scotland http://www.theyworkforyou.com/search/?s=retinopathy+screening

NHS Scotland: Figures are for patients with Type 1 diabetes receiving insulin pump therapy as of August 2009
http://www.theyworkforyou.com/spwrans/?id=2010-06-14.S3W-34132.h&s=insulin+pump#gS3W-34132.q0

YHPHO Insulin pump audit (2010)
http://www.yhpho.org.uk/resource/item.aspx?RID=91531

DUETS
Uncertainties about the Effects of Treatments
http://www.library.nhs.uk/DIABETES/ViewResource.aspx?resID=392331&tabID=289

NHS Evidence - UK Database of Uncertainties about the Effects of Treatments (DUETs)
http://www.library.nhs.uk/duets/SearchResults.aspx?catID=14514

Prescription costs
Prescription Cost Analysis 2008
http://www.ic.nhs.uk/statistics-and-data-collections/primary-care/prescriptions/prescription-cost-analysis-2008

Prescribing for Diabetes in England: Supplement – January 2002 to March 2009
NHS IC – all prescription information

ABPI: Facts & Statistics from the pharmaceutical industry
Pharmaceuticals and the UK economy

NHS Information Centre report finds a 40% rise in cost and number of prescriptions to treat diabetes in England over the last 5 years (July 2010)
http://www.nelm.nhs.uk/en/NeLM-Area/News/2010---July/30/NHS-Information-Centre-report-finds-a-40-rise-in-cost-and-number-of-prescriptions-to-treat-diabetes-in-England-over-the-last-5-years/

GPRD: Drug Utilisation & Disease Patterns
http://www.gprd.com/services/drugutilisation.asp
(don’t think I can access this but haven’t spent a lot of time on it)

Drug Topics 2010 (US)
2009 Top 200 generic drugs by total prescriptions
http://drugtopics.modernmedicine.com/drugtopics/data/articlestandard//drugtopics/252010/674982/article.pdf

1 comment:

  1. Association of Public Health Observatories (APHO): Find your health profiles http://www.apho.org.uk/default.aspx?QN=HP_FINDSEARCH2011

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