Table 12_2_13-1

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_13.1
Adverse events in patients receiving hip joint replacement due to fracture, United States, 2002 and 2007a
  20072002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSE
Total DSUDSU15.962.01
AgeUnder 65DSUDSUDSUDSU
65–74DSUDSUDSUDSU
75–84DSUDSU19.053.24
85 and overDSUDSU11.972.72
GenderMaleDSUDSU20.454.30
FemaleDSUDSU14.342.24
RaceWhiteDSUDSU15.512.04
BlackDSUDSUDSUDSU
OtherDSUDSUDSUDSU
DiabetesYesDSUDSUDSUDSU
NoDSUDSU16.732.30
ObesityYesDSUDSUDSUDSU
NoDSUDSU16.352.07
SteroidsYesDSUDSUDSUDSU
NoDSUDSU16.082.08

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_13-1: 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_13-1.html