Biggest rises in Covid cases now happening outside southern and eastern England

The biggest increases in Covid-19 case rates are now happening outside the south and east of England, latest figures show.The Liverpool City Region and parts of the West Midlands have seen particularly sharp rises.In Knowsley on Merseyside the rate has soared from 455.4 cases per 100,000 in the seven days to December 30 to 1,263.4 per 100,000 in the seven days to January 6 – the biggest week-on-week rise for any local authority area in England.Halton in Cheshire, which is also part of the Liverpool City Region, saw the second biggest jump, from 533.2 to 1,220.2.And Liverpool itself recorded the third largest increase, from 387.5 to 958.6. (PA…

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Hospitals across south-eastern England cancel treatments as coronavirus cases rise

Support us and go ad-freeHospitals across south-eastern England are postponing non-urgent procedures as some face double the number of coronavirus patients they had in the spring.The NHS in Kent confirmed on 18 December that it would be putting a stop to some planned treatments across the region “due to the increase in Covid patients being treated”.Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS trust had 221 Covid-19 patients on 16 December, more than 120 more than the 98 they had in the first peak on 8 April.(PA Graphics) East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust was treating 357 people with coronavirus on 16 December, almost twice the maximum number they had…

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Surgical site infections (SSI) surveillance: NHS hospitals in England

Published 16 December 2013 Last updated 18 December 2020 + show all updates 18 December 2020 Added report and data tables for 2019 to 2020. 20 December 2019 Added 2018 to 2019 report and data tables. 19 December 2018 Added 2017 to 2018 report and NHS Trust tables. 12 December 2017 Added 2016 to 2017 report and NHS Trust tables. 12 December 2016 Added 2015 to 2016 report and NHS Trust tables. 14 December 2015 Added 2014 to 2015 report and NHS Trust tables. 12 December 2014 The following have been added: 'Surveillance of surgical site infections in NHS hospitals in England: 2013 to 2014'; Surgical site infections surveillance:…

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Hepatitis C (England and Wales): 2020

Laboratory reports of hepatitis C in England and Wales: January to March 2020 Ref: PHE publications gateway number GW-1804; HPR 14(24) PDF, 263KB, 5 pages This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an accessible format. If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email publications@phe.gov.uk. Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use. Source link

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Hepatitis A (England and Wales): 2020

Laboratory reports of hepatitis A infections in England and Wales: January to March 2020 filename Ref: PHE publications gateway number GW-1804; HPR 14(24) PDF, 499KB, 7 pages This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an accessible format. If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email publications@phe.gov.uk. Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use. Source link

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Hepatitis C in England and the UK

Published 28 July 2014 Last updated 14 December 2020 + show all updates 14 December 2020 Added Hepatitis C in the UK: 2020 report and accompanying slide set and infographic. 29 May 2020 Added 2020 report, dataset, infographic and slideset. 13 September 2019 Added the Hepatitis C in the UK: 2019 report. 6 September 2019 Updated 'HCV in England 2019' headline data table. 9 April 2019 Added Hepatitis C in England 2019 report and links to accompanying documents. 15 March 2019 Updated page with 'UK Government Web Archive' link to past reports and supporting documents. 8 August 2018 Uploaded: 'Hepatitis C in the UK: 2018 report' and the accompanying…

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