Health and Care of People with Learning Disabilities

The report identifies potential differences in the treatment, health status, and outcomes of people with learning disabilities compared with the rest of the population | NHS Digital

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It includes information on the percentage of patients known to their GP as having a learning disability who received an annual learning disability health check.

The report includes information on the percentage of eligible patients with a learning disability who had a flu immunisation or screening in 2014-15 and 2015-16 for:LD2

  • Breast cancer
  • Cervical cancer
  • Colorectal cancer

In addition to this, there is information on the life expectancy of people with learning disabilities, and the number of deaths in comparison with the same age and sex specific mortality rate as the general population in the same period.

The full interactive report is available here

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