Table 1_1_3_3

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 1_1_3.3
Women with clinical Stage I-IIb breast cancer who received axillary node dissection or sentinel lymph node biopsy at the time of surgery (lumpectomy or mastectomy), by State,a 2004-2008
 20082007200620052004
Population groupNumberPercentSENumberPercentSENumberPercentSENumberPercentSENumberPercentSE
Totalb79,29993.70.148,44589.90.139,99287.80.237,43386.70.234,79885.30.2
Alabama90394.80.743085.11.746688.61.542786.41.732083.12.1
AlaskaDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Arizona39994.71.131193.61.427185.22.224881.52.518986.22.5
Arkansas14395.81.712188.42.917177.23.216191.92.212293.42.2
California7,33294.10.34,96792.90.44,40091.40.43,87388.20.53,45288.40.6
Colorado1,03195.60.670792.91.068294.60.970993.11.050389.71.4
Connecticut1,30791.70.867787.21.350782.11.750682.61.753177.81.8
Delaware34994.01.318286.82.513490.32.68770.14.97169.05.5
District of Columbia23794.11.524687.82.124384.42.322686.72.314773.53.6
Florida4,58794.40.32,70386.50.71,71185.30.91,65479.51.01,36080.41.1
Georgia2,32294.40.51,51192.20.71,00190.30.91,01291.10.990785.81.2
Hawaii35294.01.36185.34.54778.76.08774.74.713286.43.0
Idaho50693.11.131693.01.428194.01.422093.61.722593.81.6
Illinois4,27695.00.33,18891.40.52,78490.10.62,47689.10.62,18086.80.7
Indiana1,91992.20.61,12686.71.084584.71.275481.21.464483.71.5
Iowa83795.10.870592.21.058190.41.244190.01.443589.91.5
Kansas56996.30.837195.21.135293.81.334395.31.138390.11.5
Kentucky1,36194.10.679092.90.969790.71.149687.91.546287.21.6
Louisiana95194.30.866293.11.047290.01.440089.01.650988.41.4
Maine40192.81.323293.51.619991.02.019294.81.612483.93.3
Maryland1,88492.40.61,07889.90.975489.91.174788.51.279386.91.2
Massachusetts2,50986.30.71,66282.60.91,47981.71.01,46580.11.01,36979.01.1
Michigan3,19592.90.51,86992.20.61,59891.00.71,53191.10.71,52290.50.8
Minnesota1,79496.60.460989.21.336187.31.832981.22.225077.22.7
Mississippi57496.50.838394.81.126492.81.631992.51.532893.01.4
Missouri1,99194.30.51,08394.00.798992.20.91,05092.00.81,04988.21.0
Montana18295.11.610694.32.211396.51.711593.92.28392.82.8
Nebraska58894.60.929295.21.327492.31.622792.11.818590.32.2
Nevada36697.30.928298.20.826891.81.723193.91.611890.72.7
New Hampshire42994.61.121393.41.721288.22.223589.42.017188.92.4
New Jersey2,67492.20.51,59188.00.81,16783.91.11,26682.91.11,40682.01.0
New Mexico23289.72.025387.02.122771.43.023082.62.515679.53.2
New York4,80192.20.43,07887.10.62,75985.40.72,53483.60.72,42879.70.8
North Carolina2,87294.20.41,53289.90.891983.91.273483.81.463080.51.6
North Dakota33192.21.516389.62.415288.22.611984.93.313091.52.4
Ohio3,61994.00.42,16087.20.71,67583.70.91,44083.01.01,22579.71.2
Oklahoma90296.50.654392.11.249191.21.349090.61.350390.11.3
Oregon1,15293.70.778688.21.273587.51.272588.41.271688.71.2
Pennsylvania3,96993.40.42,63089.70.62,28687.30.72,16687.20.72,00687.40.7
Puerto RicoDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Rhode Island34790.21.611980.73.611774.44.013780.33.416972.23.5
South Carolina1,15194.70.777892.80.957393.41.055193.71.040489.91.5
South Dakota30396.41.15388.74.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Tennessee2,19295.90.41,26087.90.994276.81.489879.61.389180.71.3
Texas3,67693.90.42,49288.80.62,38787.70.72,43487.30.72,29487.30.7
Utah50793.71.124594.71.425591.01.826595.11.317792.72.0
Vermont19692.91.816295.71.616093.12.012389.42.810886.13.3
Virginia2,49494.10.595487.21.169483.11.462282.51.584479.61.4
Washington2,16193.50.51,29392.60.794789.91.01,06889.11.01,10890.20.9
West Virginia45589.01.533887.01.836389.01.625784.82.227184.12.2
Wisconsin1,63695.80.579087.01.255284.61.550285.91.655186.01.5

a. Since NCDB data contain a sample of hospitals participating in the Commission on Cancer accreditation program, the percentages are based on the experience of hospitals located in these States, not based on patient residence.

b. Includes data from Guam, the Virgin Islands, and other U. S. territories not shown in the table.

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

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Commission on Cancer, American College of Surgeons and American Cancer Society, National Cancer Data Base.

 

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