Defibrillators

Department of Health and Social Care written question – answered on 3rd July 2018.

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Photo of Justin Madders Justin Madders Shadow Minister (Health and Social Care)

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many patients received an implantable cardioverter defibrillator in each region of England in each of the last three years.

Photo of Steve Brine Steve Brine The Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Health and Social Care

The number of new implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) implanted in each of the last three years in each region of England is listed in the following table. The information is provided by the region of the hospital that provided the intervention, not the patient’s region of residence.

The number of new ICDs implanted in each of the last three years in each region of England

Region

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

London

1,162

1,162

1,098

Midlands and East

2,842

2,878

2,608

North

2,721

2,816

2,559

South

2,538

2,565

2,148

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