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Table 1 Summary of participating hospitals stratified by country

From: Frailty assessment and acute frailty service provision in the UK: results of a national ‘day of care’ survey

Characteristic Overall, N = 129a England, N = 114a Wales, N = 6a Scotland, N = 5a Northern Ireland, N = 4a
Inpatient hospital beds 519 (376,709) 537 (365,706) 470 (432, 552) 725 (452, 900) 299 (173,424)
Number of patients admitted per hospital 49 (34,67) 52 (35,68) 36 (31, 39) 49 (29,73) 24 (12,35)
Number of patients over 70 per hospital 24 (16, 31) 24 (17,34) 16 (14, 17) 27 (16, 13) 16 (9,22)
Frailty assessment tool use 80 (62%) 73 (64%) 1 (17%) 5 (100%) 1 (25%)
Bedded AFU 63 (49%) 60 (53%) 0 (0%) 2 (40%) 1 (25%)
ED in reach 62 (48%) 57 (50%) 1 (17%) 3 (60%) 1 (25%)
Frailty service active > 70 h a week 29 (22%) 26 (23%) 0 (0%) 3 (60%) 0 (0%)
  1. aMedian (IQR);n (%)