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Table 3 HRG profile of weekday and weekend admission (%)

From: Weekend admission to hospital has a higher risk of death in the elective setting than in the emergency setting: a retrospective database study of national health service hospitals in England

HRG v3.5 Chapter Heading Elective Admissions
(n = 1,535,267)
Emergency Admissions
(n = 3,105,249)
  Weekday Weekend Weekday Weekend
N 1,407,705 127,562 2,369,316 735,933
A - Nervous System 34,514
(2.45)
3,584
(2.81)
185,867
(7.84)
60,572
(8.23)
B - Eyes & Periorbita 29,335
(2.08)
1,749
(1.37)
12,159
(0.51)
3,348
(0.45)
C - Mouth, Head, Neck & Ears 107,752
(7.65)
7,032
(5.51)
55,367
(2.34)
20,172
(2.74)
D - Respiratory System 47,411
(3.37)
5,947
(4.66)
333,444
(14.07)
109,629
(14.90)
E - Cardiac Surgery & Primary Cardiac Conditions 95,908
(6.81)
8,884
(6.96)
402,661
(16.99)
121,482
(16.51)
F - Digestive System 168,351
(11.96)
14,358
(11.26)
366,310
(15.46)
105,541
(14.34)
G - Hepato - biliary & Pancreatic System 62,228
(4.42)
4,405
(3.45)
79,026
(3.34)
23,145
(3.14)
H - Musculoskeletal System 270,857
(19.24)
29,756
(23.33)
240,373
(10.15)
86,915
(11.81)
J - Skin, Breast & Burns 89,432
(6.35)
5,862
(4.60)
101,928
(4.30)
28,904
(3.93)
K - Endocrine & Metabolic System 17,449
(1.24)
933
(0.73)
49,752
(2.10)
13,105
(1.78)
L - Urinary Tract & Male Reproductive System 164,496
(11.63)
15,637
(12.26)
187,675
(7.92)
59,143
(8.04)
M - Female Reproductive System 126,808
(9.01)
10,410
(8.16)
57,273
(2.42)
17,029
(2.31)
P - Diseases of Childhood 3,621
(0.26)
350
(0.27)
25,466
(1.07)
8,813
(1.20)
Q - Vascular System 57,639
(4.09)
5,686
(4.46)
30,821
(1.30)
6,707
(0.91)
R - Spinal Surgery & Primary Spinal Conditions 34,468
(2.45)
5,069
(3.97)
37,397
(1.58)
10,492
(1.43)
S - Haematology, Infectious Diseases, Poisoning & Non-Specific Groupings 95,482
(6.78)
7,746
(6.07)
194,325
(8.20)
58,256
(7.92)
T - Mental Health 1,954
(0.41)
154
(0.12)
9,472
(0.40)
2,680
(0.36)