T4_3_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 4_3_4.1
Hospital admissions for lower extremity amputations per 1,000 population with diabetes,a United States, 2000-2007
  2005-20072004-20062003-20052002-20042001-20032000-2002
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 3.50.23.80.24.10.24.40.24.80.35.10.3
Age, not age adjusted0-17DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18-442.40.32.50.32.30.42.70.42.50.32.50.4
45-643.70.34.10.34.40.34.60.35.00.45.50.4
65 and over4.50.45.20.46.00.46.90.57.90.78.50.7
RacebAI/AN onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDNCDNCDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Black only4.90.55.70.65.90.75.90.75.30.65.20.6
White only2.40.32.50.22.80.33.10.33.70.34.00.3
GenderMale4.80.45.40.45.60.46.00.46.40.46.60.4
Female2.20.22.30.22.60.22.90.23.20.33.60.3

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

DNC - Data were not collected.

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 March 2012
Internet Citation: T4_3_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/nhqrdr11/4_diabetes/T4_3_4_1.html