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National Diabetes Inpatient Audit - Harms, 2018

This is part of

Audit
Publication date:
Geographic coverage:
England
Geographical granularity:
NHS Trusts, Hospital Trusts

Summary

NaDIA-Harms is a mandatory year-round collection of four harms that can occur to diabetic inpatients in Acute hospitals in England.

The Audit seeks to monitor these four complications:

Did the patient require injectable rescue treatment for Hypoglycaemia (Hypo) more than 6 hours after admission?

Was the patient diagnosed with new onset Diabetic KetoAcidosis (DKA) more than 24 hours after admission?

Was the patient diagnosed with new onset Hyperglycaemic Hyperosmolar State (HHS) more than 24 hours after admission?

Was the patient diagnosed with a new onset foot ulcer more than 72 hours after admissions?

The 2018 snapshot NaDIA annual report can be found here: http://digital.nhs.uk/pubs/nadia2018

Key facts

22 of the Trusts out of the 99 registered have not entered any data

Participation compared with the 2017 NaDIA snapshot audit is at 57%

750 Harms have been submitted in the first six months of the collection

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