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Heat related hospital admissions

Heat related hospital admissions

Published: 24 July 2019

Time Frame: April 2017-August 2017 and April 2018-August 2018 (provisional)

Summary: A count of FAEs  where there was:
a) a primary or secondary diagnosis of heat/sunstroke
b) a primary or secondary diagnosis of heat/sunstroke due to exposure to excessive natural heat
c) a primary or secondary diagnosis of heat/sunstroke due to exposure to sunlight
d) exposure to excessive natural heat with no diagnosis of heat /sunstroke and
e) exposure to sunlight with no diagnosis of heat /suntroke, broken down by month of admission
This is broken down nationally and by government office region.

 

 

Last edited: 16 January 2020 12:42 pm