2008 Atlas of Stroke Hospitalizations Among Medicare Beneficiaries
The Atlas of Stroke Hospitalizations among Medicare Beneficiaries is the fifth in a series of CDC atlases related to cardiovascular disease. It was developed in collaboration with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and includes county-level maps of stroke hospitalizations by stroke-subtype, race/ethnicity, discharge status, and co-morbidity. Maps of hospital facilities and stroke specialists are also included. In this section you can:
- View/download the Atlas of Stroke Hospitalizations Among Medicare Beneficiaries in PDF format, and order a hard copy of the Atlas.
- View interactive state maps of the burden of heart disease hospitalizations among Medicare beneficiaries.
Casper ML, Nwaise IA, Croft JB, Nilasena DS. Atlas of Stroke Hospitalizations Among Medicare Beneficiaries. Atlanta: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; 2008.
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|Forword/Table of Contents||PDF [110K]|
|Section One: National Patterns of Stroke Hospitalizations||PDF [1M]|
|Section Two: Maps of Stroke Hospitalizations, by Subtype and Race/Ethnicity||PDF [21M]|
|Section Three: Maps of Stroke Hospitalizations by Discharge Status and Race/Ethnicity||PDF [35M]|
|Section Four: Maps of Stroke Hospitalizations with Selected Comorbidities, by Race/Ethnicity||PDF [16M]|
|Section Five: Maps of Hospitals and Stroke Specialists||PDF [8M]|
|Section Six: Maps of Hospital Charges for Stroke Hospitalizations||PDF [2.7M]|
|Section Seven: Maps At-a-Glance||PDF [77M]|
|Appendix A: State Tables||PDF [831K]|
|Appendix B: Technical Notes and Methods||PDF [432K]|
|Appendix C: Resources||PDF [178K]|