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Table 1 Datasets held in the SAIL databank

From: The SAIL Databank: building a national architecture for e-health research and evaluation

Dataset Geographical Coverage Data period
   From To
All Wales Injury Surveillance System (AWISS) Morriston A&E, Swansea Hospitals with A&E departments across Wales 1999 2009 2007 →
General Practice Clinical Systems Individual practice level across Wales 1993 2008
General Practice Out of Hours Service Swansea & nearby areas 2005 2008
National Community Child Health Database (NCCHD) Wales 1987 2007
National Pupil Database Wales 2003 2008
NHS Administrative Register Wales 1960 2007
NHS Direct Wales calls Wales 2006 2008
NHS Hospital admissions (inpatients and day cases) Wales England 1999 1997 2007 2007
NHS Outpatient appointments Wales England 2004 2003 2007 2007
Pathology Morriston Hospital, Swansea Princess of Wales Hospital, Bridgend 2002 1994 2007 2008
Social Services PARIS database Swansea local authority area 2003 2007
Screening Services Wales 1990 for cervical screening 1989 for breast screening Aug 2008 Aug 2008
Welsh Cancer Intelligence and Surveillance Unit (WCISU) Wales 1990 2006
  1. This table provides a list of the datasets currently held in the SAIL databank. It can be seen that many of the datasets are national in coverage. Where datasets are held only on a regional level at this stage, this is because data collection began with the Swansea area, and plans are underway to extend collection across Wales in due course.