T4_3_4_2

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_4.2
Hospital admissions for lower extremity amputations per 1,000 population with diabetes,a by race, United States, 2005-2007
  Single race
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/AN
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 3.50.22.40.34.90.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Age, not age adjusted0-17DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18-442.40.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
45-643.70.32.80.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over4.50.42.70.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale4.80.43.40.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female2.20.21.40.23.10.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a. Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population using three age groups: 0-64, 65-74, and 75 and over, except where indicated.

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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_2: 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_2.html