Case Number 3502
Request Date 19/02/2014
Completion Date 08/04/2014

 

Details of the Request

  • Please can you provide me with the monthly figures for the number of alcohol-related A&E and/or Urgent Care Centre admissions you have had in the last six months. For the sake of clarity, that is August, September, October, November, December and January.
     
  • How many resulted in death? For those that involved death please provide a brief description (where possible) of why they were admitted (e.g. Road traffic collision, fell down stairs, injuries sustained in a fight, etc.)
     
  • How many (of all admissions), if any, are associated with the current "NekNomination" craze whereby people nominate one another to drink alcohol in a more and more extreme manner?

 

Details of the Response

Please can you provide me with the monthly figures for the number of alcohol-related A&E and/or Urgent Care Centre admissions you have had in the last six months.

2013-Aug 12
2013-Sep 10
2013-Oct 15
2013-Nov 8
2013-Dec 14
2014-Jan 13
Grand Total 72

 

How many resulted in death? For those that involved death please provide a brief description (where possible) of why they were admitted (e.g. Road traffic collision, fell down stairs, injuries sustained in a fight, etc.)

There was one patient death in October 2013.

 

How many (of all admissions), if any, are associated with the current "NekNomination" craze whereby people nominate one another to drink alcohol in a more and more extreme manner?

The Trust does not hold this information.