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Hospital Admissions: a data cube slice

Number of admissions to non-psychiatric/non-obstetric hospitals in Scotland.

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Dimensions
Dimension
Value
Admission Type
  1. Accidents
  2. Cancer
  3. Cerebrovascular Disease (CVD)
  4. Coronary Heart Disease (CHD)
  5. Disease Of The Digestive System (DDS)
  6. Elective (Planned)
  7. Emergency
  8. Respiratory
Age
  1. All
  2. 65 years and over
Gender
  1. All
  2. Female
  3. Male
Measure Type
  1. Count
  2. Ratio
Reference Period
  1. 2002
  2. 2003
  3. 2004
  4. 2005
  5. 2006
  6. 2007
  7. 2008
  8. 2009
  9. 2010
  10. 2011
  11. 2012
Reference Area
(showing types of area available in these data)
  1. Countries
  2. Council Areas
  3. Scottish Parliamentary Constituencies
  4. Electoral Wards
  5. Community Health Partnerships
  6. 2001 Intermediate Zones
  7. 2001 Data Zones
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Issued
29/07/2014
Modified
09/02/2016
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Description

Number of admissions to non-psychiatric/non-obstetric hospitals in Scotland. Information presented is for patients treated as inpatients or day cases only. The year shown refers to the year of discharge from hospital.

During a spell in hospital a patient may be transferred between consultants or hospitals - this can generate more than one hospital record - in such cases a patient is counted only once if they have multiple mentions of a particular diagnosis during the same spell in hospital. However, if a patient has more than one spell in hospital in the year with a particular diagnosis, each spell is counted separately in the figures shown.

Coronary Heart Disease is defined using the International Classification of Diseases Volume 10 (ICD10) codes (I20:I25). Cerebrovascular Disease is defined using the International Classification of Diseases Volume 10 (ICD10) codes (I60:I69, G45). Cancer is defined using the International Classification of Diseases Volume 10 (ICD10) codes (C00:C97). Respiratory Disease is defined using the International Classification of Diseases Volume 10 (ICD10) codes (J00:J99, R09.1). Disease of the Digestive system is defined using the International Classification of Diseases Volume 10 (ICD10) codes (K00:K93). Accidents is defined using the International Classification of Diseases Volume 10 (ICD10) codes (V01-X59, X85-Y35).

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URI

This slice of multidimensional data is not a Linked Data resource in the database: it's a virtual resource (i.e. you can't query it by SPARQL). But does have a permanent unique URL which can be bookmarked.

http://statistics.gov.scot/slice?dataset=http%3A%2F%2Fstatistics.gov.scot%2Fdata%2Fhospital-admissions&http%3A%2F%2Fpurl.org%2Flinked-data%2Fcube%23measureType=http%3A%2F%2Fstatistics.gov.scot%2Fdef%2Fmeasure-properties%2Fcount&http%3A%2F%2Fpurl.org%2Flinked-data%2Fsdmx%2F2009%2Fdimension%23refPeriod=http%3A%2F%2Freference.data.gov.uk%2Fid%2Fyear%2F2002&http%3A%2F%2Fstatistics.gov.scot%2Fdef%2Fdimension%2Fgender=http%3A%2F%2Fstatistics.gov.scot%2Fdef%2Fconcept%2Fgender%2Fall
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A linked data-orientated view of dimensions and values

Dimension Locked Value
Measure Type
http://purl.org/linked-data/cube#measureType
Count
http://statistics.gov.scot/def/measure-properties/count
Reference Period
http://purl.org/linked-data/sdmx/2009/dimension#refPeriod
2002
http://reference.data.gov.uk/id/year/2002
Gender
http://statistics.gov.scot/def/dimension/gender
All
http://statistics.gov.scot/def/concept/gender/all
Admission Type
http://statistics.gov.scot/def/dimension/admissionType
(not locked to a value)
Age
http://statistics.gov.scot/def/dimension/age
(not locked to a value)
Reference Area
http://purl.org/linked-data/sdmx/2009/dimension#refArea
(not locked to a value)