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2011 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_1_1.1
Surgical discharges with catheter-associated urinary tract infection, United States, 2005-2009a
  2009200720062005
Population groupSample sizePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 8,5663.10.24.90.25.40.04.60.2
AgeUnder 653,6761.60.23.50.63.70.63.90.6
65-741,8443.30.43.50.44.60.43.40.3
75-841,8074.70.55.50.45.90.45.10.4
85 and over1,2395.00.67.00.66.80.66.10.6
GenderMale3,1972.60.33.30.34.10.33.30.3
Female5,3693.30.36.00.36.30.35.50.3
RaceWhite7,0422.90.24.70.35.10.34.30.2
Black8774.20.77.81.07.81.06.80.9
Other6473.70.74.91.06.41.16.41.1
DiabetesYes2,5594.50.46.00.56.70.55.40.4
No6,0072.50.24.40.34.70.34.20.3
ObesityYes1,9483.50.46.10.76.90.75.90.7
No6,6183.00.24.70.35.10.34.40.2
Cerebrovascular diseaseYes1,1885.30.77.40.67.30.66.30.5
No7,3782.70.24.20.34.80.34.10.2
CHF/pulmonary edemaYes2,6534.90.46.10.57.20.57.00.5
No5,9132.20.24.40.34.50.33.50.2
COPDYes2,0244.10.45.00.55.70.44.90.4
No6,5422.80.24.90.35.20.34.50.3
SmokingYes1,8772.60.43.90.64.70.64.00.5
No6,6893.20.25.10.35.50.34.70.2
CorticosteroidsYes4733.00.86.81.04.60.87.41.0
No8,0933.10.24.80.25.40.34.40.2
Coronary artery diseaseYes3,1994.10.45.20.46.70.45.70.4
No5,3672.50.24.70.34.30.33.80.3
Renal diseaseYes1,6075.50.67.60.68.60.68.10.6
No6,9592.50.24.10.34.10.33.40.2

a. Data were not collected in 2008. The 2005-2007 data include Medicare beneficiaries discharged from January to December and the 2009 data include Medicare beneficiaries discharged from January to September.

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

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

 

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Internet Citation: T12_1_1_1: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/12_patientsafety/T12_1_1_1.html