Dr Foster has carried out a detailed analysis of accident and emergency (A&E) attendances in England with the aim of uncovering common characteristics of high intensity users (HIUs) - people who attended 10 or more times in a 12-month period - and patterns in HIU attendances to provide valuable insight and a better understanding of the reasons they attend with such high frequency. Click here to read the full report.
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