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Statistics about Brain abscess

Society statistics for Brain abscess

Hospitalization statistics for Brain abscess:

The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Brain abscess:

  • 0.005% (609) of hospital consultant episodes were for intracranial abscess and granuloma in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 71% of hospital consultant episodes for intracranial abscess and granuloma required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 64% of hospital consultant episodes for intracranial abscess and granuloma were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 36% of hospital consultant episodes for intracranial abscess and granuloma were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 54% of hospital consultant episodes for intracranial abscess and granuloma required emergency hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 21.1 days was the mean length of stay in hospitals for intracranial abscess and granuloma in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 14 days was the median length of stay in hospitals for intracranial abscess and granuloma in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 39 was the mean age of patients hospitalised for intracranial abscess and granuloma in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 51% of hospital consultant episodes for intracranial abscess and granuloma occurred in 15-59 year olds in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 11% of hospital consultant episodes for intracranial abscess and granuloma occurred in people over 75 in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 1.6% of hospital consultant episodes for intracranial abscess and granuloma were single day episodes in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 0.016% (8,356) of hospital bed days were for intracranial abscess and granuloma in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)

About statistics:

This page presents a variety of statistics about Brain abscess. The term 'prevalence' of Brain abscess usually refers to the estimated population of people who are managing Brain abscess at any given time. The term 'incidence' of Brain abscess refers to the annual diagnosis rate, or the number of new cases of Brain abscess diagnosed each year. Hence, these two statistics types can differ: a short-lived disease like flu can have high annual incidence but low prevalence, but a life-long disease like diabetes has a low annual incidence but high prevalence. For more information see about prevalence and incidence statistics.

 

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