Table 5

Elective and emergency hospital admissions* with any infusion or cytokine inhibitor infusion for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis

Mode of admissionYearP value for trend
2006/
2007
2007/
2008
2008/
2009
2009/
2010
2010/
2011
2011/
2012
2012/
2013
Crohn’s disease
Cytokine inhibitor infusionsEmergency0.50.81.31.41.41.51.9<0.001
Elective11.119.526.733.540.346.157.2<0.001
Ulcerative Colitis
Cytokine inhibitor infusionsEmergency0.10.20.30.30.50.61.0<0.001
Elective1.43.54.25.27.39.212.1<0.001
  • *Rates per 100 000 population were calculated by dividing the number of admissions by mid-year population estimates for England obtained from the Office for National Statistics.