DSR cataract NI 2005/06
Directly age and gender standardised rate of admissions to hospital for cataract removals per 100,000 European standard population. ICD 10 codes C71, C72, C74, C75. This indicator is intended to measure met need for cataract removals. 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.