HC Deb 25 February 1994 vol 238 cc518-9W
Mr. Patchett

To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many private patients in national health service hospitals within the Trent regional health authority received treatment in each medical discipline in 1991–92.

Mr. Sackville

The information requested is shown in the table. The figures are provisional estimates for 1991–92:

Private patients treated in NHS hospitals in Trent region All causes: 1991–92
Specialty Finished consultant episodes
General Surgery 672
Urology 41
Trauma and Orthopaedics 393

Specialty Finished consultant episodes
ENT 167
Ophthalmology 502
Oral Surgery 74
Neurosurgery 58
Cardiothoracic Surgery 57
Paediatric Surgery 37
Anaesthetics 30
General Medicine 274
Clinical Haematology 29
Cardiology 112
Dermatology 4
Genitourinary Medicine 4
Neurology 9
Rheumatology 12
Paediatrics 16
Geriatric Medicine 12
Obs and Gyn (Obstetrics) 139
Obs and Gyn (Gynaecology) 277
Radiotherapy 12
Radiology 15
Clincal Pathology 3
Total 2,949

Source:Hospital Episode System 1991–92—provisional estimate.

Episodes may not total, due to rounding.

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