Table 2_3_4-1

2010 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 2_3_4.1
Hospital admissions for lower extremity amputations per 1,000 population with diabetes,a United States, 1998-2007
  2005-20072004-20062003-20052002-20042001-20031999-20011998-2000
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 3.50.23.80.24.10.24.40.24.80.35.60.46.00.4
Ageb0-17DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18-442.40.32.50.32.30.42.70.42.50.32.30.43.50.6
45-643.70.34.10.34.40.34.60.35.00.46.20.66.30.6
65 and over4.50.45.20.46.00.46.90.57.90.79.40.89.70.7
RacecAI/AN onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDNCDNCDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Black only4.90.55.70.65.90.75.90.75.30.65.60.77.30.9
White only2.40.32.50.22.80.33.10.33.70.34.40.44.40.4
GenderMale4.80.45.40.45.60.46.00.46.40.47.40.67.70.6
Female2.20.22.30.22.60.22.90.23.20.33.90.34.30.4

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population using three age groups: 0 to 64, 65 to 74, and 75 and over, except where indicated.

b Age data are unadjusted.

c Race classifications changed in 2000. Data for 2000 and later years may not be comparable to data from previous years.

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

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Hospital Discharge Survey and National Health Interview Survey.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 2_3_4-1: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/2_diabetes/T2_3_4-1.html