Table 12_2_12-1

2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 12_2_12.1
Adverse events in patients receiving hip joint replacement due to degenerative conditions, United States, 2002 and 2007a
  20072002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSE
Total DSUDSU9.051.35
AgeUnder 65DSUDSUDSUDSU
65–74DSUDSU6.471.73
75–84DSUDSU9.552.20
85 and overDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMaleDSUDSU9.942.29
FemaleDSUDSU8.511.66
RaceWhiteDSUDSU9.111.41
BlackDSUDSUDSUDSU
OtherDSUDSUDSUDSU
DiabetesYesDSUDSUDSUDSU
NoDSUDSU9.641.51
ObesityYesDSUDSUDSUDSU
NoDSUDSU8.681.40
SteroidsYesDSUDSUDSUDSU
NoDSUDSU9.241.39

a All Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) discharges from the MPSMS sample.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Patient Safety Monitoring System.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 12_2_12-1: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/12_patientsafety/T12_2_12-1.html