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Identification and analysis of hospital discharges during March to May 2020 from NHS Scotland hospitals into care homes

Project statusOngoing
Contact Jenni Burton
Host institution University of Edinburgh and University of Glasgow
Team members Professor Bruce Guthrie, University of Edinburgh & Dr Jenni Burton, University of Glasgow
Funding information (if funded) Public Health Scotland (https://beta.isdscotland.org/)
Project Summary

Identification and analysis of hospital discharges during March to May 2020 from NHS Scotland hospitals into care homes. Includes methodology, testing status and demographics of those discharged, then goes on to define and describe care home outbreaks with an analysis of the factors associated with those outbreaks.

 

 

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Project website https://beta.isdscotland.org/find-publications-and-data/population-health/covid-19/discharges-from-nhsscotland-hospitals-to-care-homes/

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Identification and analysis of hospital discharges during March to May 2020 from NHS Scotland hospitals into care homes