Total number of patients aged under 16 treated for eating disorders in each year 2008/2009, 2009/2010 and 2010/2011. Please can you also divide figures for each year into the number of male and female patients.
There was one patient admitted in 2209/10 with the primary diagnosis code for Anorexia. No patients were admitted in other years.
Due to the minimal numbers or patients in this response, further information relating to the patients age and gender will not be released under Section 40 (3(aii) of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as releasing this information may lead to the undue stress of families and patients as this information may still lead to patients being identified. Therefore this information has not been released for reasons of confidentiality; compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and by virtue of the exemptions contained in section 40(3) of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 as the Trust believes that providing the information would be in breach of the 2nd and 6th Data Protection Principles.
Age and gender of youngest patient treated for each year.
See exemption applied at question 1.
For each year the number of patients receiving treatment in each of
these age groups:
a) below the age of 5
b) aged 5, 6, 7
c) aged 8 and 9
d) aged 10, 11, 12
e) aged 13, 14, and 15
See exemption applied at question 1