Table 12_2_14-1

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_14.1
Adverse events in patients receiving hip joint replacement due to fracture or degenerative conditions, United States, 2004 and 2007a
  20072004
Population groupPercentSEPercentSE
Total 3.680.887.141.18
AgeUnder 65DSUDSUDSUDSU
65–74DSUDSUDSUDSU
75 and overDSUDSU9.801.70
GenderMaleDSUDSU7.552.09
Female4.701.236.941.43
RaceWhite3.940.947.431.24
OtherDSUDSUDSUDSU
DiabetesYesDSUDSUDSUDSU
No3.760.997.361.32
ObesityYesDSUDSUDSUDSU
No3.180.877.481.25
Cerebrovascular diseaseYesDSUDSUDSUDSU
No3.310.906.271.21
CHF/pulmonary edemaYesDSUDSUDSUDSU
No3.200.876.911.26
COPDYesDSUDSU12.903.48
No3.570.945.741.19
SmokingYesDSUDSUDSUDSU
No3.350.887.081.23
CorticosteroidsYesDSUDSUDSUDSU
No3.360.856.841.19
Coronary artery diseaseYesDSUDSUDSUDSU
NoDSUDSU6.941.37
Renal diseaseYesDSUDSUDSUDSU
No3.610.926.991.23

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: CHF: congestive heart failure; COPD: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; SE: standard error.

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

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 12_2_14-1: 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_14-1.html