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Sure Start Targets

The Sure Start programmes contain the following target. 

"A 10 per cent reduction in children within the Sure Start area aged 0-3 admitted to hospital as an emergency with gastro-enteritis, a respiratory infection or a severe injury"

The ICD10 diagnostic codes for Gastro-enteritis, Respiratory Disease and Severe Injury used to monitor this target are shown below. The are also listed on an Excel Spreadsheet More details about Sure Start Programmes can be found at http://www.surestart.gov.uk/home.cfm



ICD10 Diagnostic Code Description
A01 A01   Typhoid and paratyphoid fevers
A02 A02   Other Salmonella infections
A03 A03   Shigellosis
A04 A04   Other bacterial intestinal infections
A05 A05   Other bacterial foodborne intoxications
A06 A06   Amoebiasis
A07 A07   Other protozoal intestinal disease
A08 A08   Viral and other specified intestinal infections
A09 A09   Diarrhoea and gastroenteritis of presumed infectious origin




ICD10 Diagnostic Code Description
J05 J05   Acute obstructive laryngitis (croup) and epiglottitis
J06 J06   Acute upper respiratory infections of multiple and unspecified sites
J10 J10   Influenza due to identified influenza virus
J11 J11   Influenza, virus not identified
J12 J12   Viral pneumonia, not elsewhere classified
J13 J13   Pneumonia due to Streptococcus pneumoniae
J14 J14   Pneumonia due to Haemophilus influenzae
J15 J15   Bacterial pneumonia, not elsewhere classified
J16 J16   Pneumonia due to other infectious organisms, not elsewhere classified
J17 J17   Pneumonia in disease classified elsewhere
J18 J18   Pneumonia, organism unspecified
J20 J20   Acute bronchitis
J21 J21   Acute Bronchiolitis
J22 J22   Unspecified acute lower respiratory infection
J36 J36   Peritonsillar abscess
J39 J39   Other diseases of upper respiratory tract
J46 J46    Status asthmaticus




Severe Injury

ICD10 Diagnostic Code Description
S00 S00   Superficial injury of head
S01 S01   Open wound of head
S02 S02   Fracture of skull and facial bones (esp. S02.1 Fracture of base of skull)
S06 S06   Intracranial injury
S42 S42   Fracture of shoulder and upper arm (esp. 42.2 to 42.4, fracture of the humerus)
S52 S52   Fracture of forearm
S72 S72   Fracture of femur 
S82 S82   Fracture of lower leg, including ankle (82.1-82.9 Excluding 82.0, fracture of patella)
T02 T02   Fractures involving multiple body regions
T10 T10   Fracture of upper limb, level unspecified
T12 T12   Fracture of lower limb, level unspecified
T20 T20  Burn and corrosion of head and neck   
T21 T21  Burn and corrosion of trunk
T22 T22  Burn and corrosion of shoulder and upper limb, except wrist and hand
T23 T23  Burn and corrosion of wrist and hand
T24 T24  Burn and corrosion of hip and lower limb, except ankle and foot
T25 T25  Burn and corrosion of ankle and foot
T29 T29  Burns and corrosions of multiple body regions
T30 T30  Burn and corrosion, body region unspecified
T31 T31  Burns classified according to extent of body surface involved
T32 T32  Corrosions classified according to extent of body surface involved
T36 T36  Poisoning by systemic antibiotics
T37 T37  Poisoning by other systemic anti-infectives and antiparasitics
T38 T38  Poisoning by hormones and their synthetic substitutes and antagonists, not elsewhere classified
T39 T39  Poisoning by nonopiod analgesics, antipyretics and antirheumatics
T40 T40  Poisoning by narcotics and psychodysleptics (hallucinogens)
T41 T41  Poisoning by anaesthetics and therapeutic gases
T42 T42  poisoning by antiepileptic, sedative-hypnotic and andiparkinsonism drugs
T43 T43  Poisoning by psychotropic drugs, not elsewhere classified
T44 T44  Poisoning by drugs primarily affecting the autonomic nervous system
T45 T45  Poisoning by primarily systemic and haematological agents, not elsewhere classified
T46 T46  Poisoning by agents primarily affecting the cardiovascular system
T47 T47  Poisoning by agents primarily affecting the gastrointestinal system
T48 T48  Poisoning by agents primarily acting on smooth and skeletal muscles and the respiratory system
T49 T49  Poisoning by topical agents primarily affecting skin and mucous membrane and by opthalmological, otorhinolaryngological and dental drugs
T50 T50   Poisoning by diuretics and other unspecified drugs, medicaments and biological substances
T51 T51   Toxic effect of alcohol
T52 T52   Toxic effect of organic solvents
T53 T53   Toxic effect of halogen derivatives of aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbons
T54 T54   Toxic effect of corrosive substances
T55 T55   Toxic effect of soaps and detergents
T56 T56   Toxic effect of metals
T57 T57   Toxic effect of other inorganic substances
T58 T58   Toxic effect of carbon dioxide
T59 T59   Toxic effect of other gases, fumes and vapours
T60 T60   Toxic effect of pesticides
T61 T61   Toxic effect of noxious substances eaten as seafood
T62 T62   Toxic effect of others noxious substances eaten as food
T63 T63   Toxic effect of venomous animals
T64 T64   Toxic effect of aflatoxin and other mycotoxin food contaminants
T65 T65   Toxic effect of other and unspecified substances
T73 T73   Effect of other deprivation
T74 T74   Maltreatment syndromes
T75 T75  Effects of other external causes (esp. T75.4  effects of electric current)
T79 T79   Certain early complications of trauma, not elsewhere classified
T80 T80   Complications following infusion, transfusion and therapeutic injection
T81 T81   Complications of procedures, not elsewhere classified
T88 T88   Other complications of surgical and medical care, not elsewhere classified
T90 T90   Sequelae of injuries of head
T91 T91   Sequelae of injuries of neck and trunk
T92 T92   Sequelae of injuries of upper limb
T93 T93   Sequelae of injuries of lower limb
T94 T94   Sequelae of injuries involving multiple and unspecified body regions
T95 T95   Sequelae of burns, corrosions and frostbite
T96 T96   Sequelae of poisonings by drugs, medicaments and biological substances
T97 T97   Sequelae of toxic effects of substances chiefly nonmedicinal as to source
T98 T98   Sequelae of other and unspecified effects of external causes.


robert.benington@bristol.gov.uk   Injury Prevention Manager / Avonsafe Co-ordinator
01179222630  Public Health, 2nd Floor, Amelia Court, Pipe Lane, Bristol, BS1 5AA