Why it matters: Silk Garments are knitted, medical grade silk clothing which are sometimes used as an adjunct to normal treatment for severe eczema and allergic skin conditions. The NIHR commissioned CLOTHES trial concluded that using silk garments for the management of eczema is unlikely to be cost-effective for the NHS.
This measure is currently under consultation. More details can be found on the NHS England website.
Description: Silk Garments per 1000 patients
CCGs are ordered by mean percentile over the past six months. Each chart shows the results for the individual CCG, plus deciles across all CCGs in the NHS in England.