The adult asthma clinical audit report 2018/19 is the first published report following the launch of the adult asthma clinical audit in November 2018. The report presents data describing a cohort of adult patients in England, Scotland and Wales who arrived at hospitals with an asthma attack on or after 1 November 2018, were admitted to adult hospital services and were discharged by 31 March 2019. The report highlights three key areas for quality improvement (QI) in 2019/2020 and also includes a selection of case studies from participating hospital teams which showcase good practice.
Adult asthma clinical audit 2018/19 patient report
This report presents key findings and recommendations for patients, their families and carers in a summarised and accessible format.
Quality improvement (QI) focused slide set
This slide set pulls together the key findings of the report, with a QI focus.
Data and variables
This presents aggregated, hospital-level attainment data as used in the analysis for the adult asthma 2018-19 clinical audit report. The data description file provides an explanation of the variables found in the data file.