Table T4_2_1_3-1

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 4_2_1_3.1
Hospital patients with heart attack who received fibrinolytic medication within 30 minutes of arrival, United States,a 2005–2010
  201020092008200720062005
Population groupNumberPercentSENumberPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 1,31658.41.41,64654.41.249.41.050.00.842.10.637.90.5
GenderMale93661.21.61,18056.31.452.11.253.30.945.20.741.10.6
Female38051.32.646649.82.343.01.842.01.434.61.031.10.8
Race/ethnicityWhite76763.81.71,16855.71.551.01.251.80.943.60.738.70.5
Black11753.04.615646.84.037.83.344.52.932.62.027.71.5
Hispanic33647.32.719952.83.547.62.343.22.037.81.636.81.4
Native AmericanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian4967.36.85858.66.548.25.555.54.845.53.943.93.3
AgeUnder 6580161.81.71,07255.31.552.51.253.31.046.00.841.40.6
65–7427656.53.030756.72.848.02.148.11.841.01.336.61.0
75–8415253.34.117547.43.843.52.740.02.132.51.531.41.1
85 and over8741.45.39250.05.234.53.942.93.527.52.223.61.7

a 2009 data do not include data from the U.S. territories (Guam, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands); other years do not include Guam and U.S. Virgin Islands.

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

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Quality Improvement Organization Program.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T4_2_1_3-1: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/4_timeliness/T4_2_1_3-1.html