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Table 6 Major trauma admissions of catchment area residents to the hospitals located inside (admissions internal) and outside (admissions external) catchment area

From: A proposed approach in defining population-based rates of major injury from a trauma registry dataset: Delineation of hospital catchment areas (I)

Hospital (s), time period (hospital catchment area*) Total admissions Admissions internal % Admissions external%
Royal Infirmary Stoke on Trent, 1997–2004 (ST1–13) 3812 97.2 2.8
Nottingham Univ. Hospital, 1997–2004 (NG1–12, NG16) 4274 94.5 5.5
The Ipswich Hospital, 1996–2004 (IP1–17) 2280 97.3 2.7
Leicester Royal Infirmary, 1996–2004 (LE1–9, LE11, LE12, LE18, LE67) 3470 91.0 9.0
Colchester General Hospital, 1996–2004 (CO1–16) 1508 85.9 14.1
Northampton General Hospital, 1996–2004 (NN1–7, NN11) 1281 93.3 6.7
West Cumberland Hospital, 1996–2004 (CA13–15, CA22–28) 528 95.3 4.7
Scunthorpe General Hospital, 1998–2004 (DN14–18, DN20, DN21) 1259 71.5 28.5
Huddersfield Royal Infirmary, 1999–2004 (HD1–5, HD7, HD8) 633 86.9 13.1
Peterborough District Hospital & Pilgrim Hospital, 1996–2004 (PE1–12, PE15, PE20–22) 2841 91.1 8.9
Royal Liverpool Univ. Hospital, Univ. Hospital Aintree, Countess of Chester, Arrowe Park Hospital 1 , 1996–2004 (L1–13, L15, L17, L19–21, L30, CH1–5, CH41–49, CH60–66) 7790 96.8 3.2
Pool Hospital, 1996–2004 2 (BH1–25, BH31) 1791 94.5 5.5
  1. *postcode districts
  2. 1all cases age ≥ 16; 2excludes year 2002