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Media request received about obesity.
In response to the query about obesity, we have supplied the following:
A count of finished consultant episodes (FCEs) for specified age groups with a primary diagnosis of the following:
(a) hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
(d) internal derangement of knee
(f) gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
(g) sleep apnoea
With a separate count of FCEs for a presence of a secondary diagnosis for obesity for any of the above listed conditions in England from 2014/15 to 2019/20.