DSR CABG NI 2005/06
Directly age and gender standardised rate of admissions to hospital for coronary artery bypass graft or angioplasty per 100,000 European standard population. CABG OPCS codes - K40 - K46; Angioplasty OPCS codes - K49, K50 & K75. This indicator is intended to measure met need for coronary artery bypass graft or angioplasty. Numerator: Hospital Inpatients System, DHSSPS, 2005/06Denominator: NISRA, 2005 Includes primary and secondary diagnoses. Values for less than five cases in a particular combination of age, sex, and area were not disclosed and a random value between 1 and 4 was assigned.