Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Foreword
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary
      • How many emergency department presentations were there?
      • How long did patients wait?
      • How long did patients stay?
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
      • Data sources and methods
      • What's in this report?
    • 2 Emergency department activity
      • How has activity changed over time?
      • How much activity was there in 2013-14?
    • 3 Waiting times for emergency department care 
      • How have waiting times changed over time?
      • How long did people wait for care in 2013-14?
      • Additional information
    • 4 Time spent in the emergency department 
      • How long did patients stay?
      • How long did treatment take?
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      • Appendix A: Data quality information 
        • Data quality statement: National Non-admitted Patient Emergency Department Care Database 2013-14
        • Variation in reporting
      • Appendix B: Technical notes
        • Definitions
        • Data presentation
        • Methods
      • Appendix C: Diagnosis data in the NNAPEDCD
        • Diagnosis classification type
        • Principal diagnosis
        • Major diagnostic blocks
      • Appendix D: Public hospital peer groups
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • List of boxes
    • Related publications