T12_4_4_1

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_4_4.1
Hospital patients with an anticoagulant-related adverse drug event with low-molecular-weight heparin or factor Xa, United States, 2004-2007 and 2009a
  20092007200620052004
Population groupSample sizePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 6,4275.60.33.40.25.20.37.00.49.70.4
AgeUnder 652,3965.10.52.00.54.20.76.60.98.21.1
65-741,4936.10.63.20.45.70.56.50.68.20.7
75-841,4976.40.64.30.45.40.57.40.610.80.7
85 and over1,0414.60.73.40.54.80.67.40.811.01.1
GenderMale2,9065.90.43.70.45.80.57.20.610.10.7
Female3,5215.30.43.20.34.80.47.10.59.30.6
RaceWhite5,2645.30.33.50.35.20.36.80.49.70.5
Black7037.11.03.00.76.31.06.51.110.91.5
Other4606.31.1DSUDSUDSUDSU10.92.06.71.7
DiabetesYes2,2657.00.54.20.46.40.57.40.69.80.8
No4,1624.80.33.00.34.60.36.80.49.60.5
ObesityYes1,5576.00.64.30.65.80.87.70.99.51.1
No4,8705.40.33.20.25.10.36.90.49.70.5
Cerebrovascular diseaseYes9959.30.93.50.55.30.68.10.810.70.9
No5,4324.90.33.40.35.20.36.60.49.30.5
CHF/pulmonary edemaYes2,4086.20.54.30.56.80.67.90.612.00.8
No4,0195.20.43.00.34.40.36.50.48.40.5
COPDYes2,0196.20.54.20.56.20.57.30.610.80.8
No4,4085.30.33.10.34.70.36.80.49.10.5
SmokingYes1,5526.10.63.40.65.50.76.90.99.81.1
No4,8755.40.33.40.35.20.37.00.49.60.5
CorticosteroidsYes4506.01.12.70.73.90.97.51.211.11.7
No5,9775.50.33.50.25.30.36.90.49.50.4
Coronary artery diseaseYes3,1106.80.53.80.46.20.58.40.610.70.6
No3,3174.50.43.10.34.40.45.70.48.50.6
Renal diseaseYes1,3807.40.74.50.59.00.711.90.915.21.1
No5,0475.10.33.10.33.80.35.30.48.10.5

a. Data were not collected in 2008. The 2004-2007 data include Medicare beneficiaries discharged from January to December and the 2009 data include Medicare beneficiaries discharged from January to September.

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_4_4_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_4_4_1.html