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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_2_2.1
Surgical discharges with postoperative pneumonia events, United States, 2002-2007 and 2009a
  2009200720062005200420032002
Population groupSample sizePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 6,0871.80.21.20.22.00.22.00.22.20.32.00.22.70.2
AgeUnder 653,3471.10.2DSUDSU2.20.52.10.5DSUDSUDSUDSU2.50.6
65-741,4041.80.40.70.21.50.31.40.21.80.41.60.42.00.3
75-841,0403.40.61.70.32.20.32.50.42.90.52.50.53.70.5
85 and over2964.71.2DSUDSU3.10.72.50.6DSUDSU3.61.01.90.5
GenderMale2,1632.50.31.60.32.30.32.50.33.00.52.10.41.60.2
Female3,9241.50.20.90.21.80.21.60.21.60.31.90.34.00.5
RaceWhite5,0581.90.21.20.22.10.22.00.22.20.31.90.32.70.3
BlackDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU3.61.0DSUDSU
OtherDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
DiabetesYes1,3552.60.41.00.32.50.42.40.43.50.72.80.63.80.5
No4,7321.60.21.30.21.80.21.80.21.70.31.70.32.30.3
ObesityYes1,4772.40.4DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
 No4,6101.70.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Cerebrovascular diseaseYes5285.91.0DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
No5,5591.50.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
CHF/pulmonary edemaYes5507.81.12.40.64.50.74.40.76.71.25.50.99.01.0
No5,5371.30.21.00.21.60.21.60.21.40.21.20.21.40.2
COPDYes7435.80.92.10.54.10.63.50.54.60.82.90.66.00.8
No5,3441.30.21.00.21.40.21.60.21.50.31.70.31.70.2
SmokingYes1,3693.00.51.90.53.60.72.40.52.90.83.30.84.80.8
No4,7181.50.21.10.21.70.21.90.22.10.31.80.22.30.2
CorticosteroidsYesDSUDSUDSUDNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
No5,9121.80.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Coronary artery diseaseYes1,4263.20.5DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
No4,6611.40.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Renal diseaseYes5116.51.1DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
No5,5761.40.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
SteroidsYesDNADNADNADSUDSU4.61.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NoDNADNADNA1.10.21.90.21.90.22.20.32.00.32.70.2

a. Data were not collected in 2008. The 2002-2007 data include Medicare beneficiaries discharged from January to December and the 2009 data include Medicare beneficiaries discharged from January to September.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

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 2012
Internet Citation: T12_2_2_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_2_2_1.html