On the Back Foot

An analysis of NHS performance in England in recent summers

Published: 20/11/2018
Publication code: 007 328
This summer, England witnessed high temperatures and long stretches of hot weather. For those living with long-term conditions or multiple medical problems, this meant additional support was required for illness exacerbated by heat. We set out to assess whether these support needs were associated with additional pressures put on the NHS in England this summer.

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