Crude and Age-Adjusted Hospital Discharge Rates for Ischemic Heart Disease as First-Listed Diagnosis per 1,000 Diabetic Population, United States, 1988–2006
From 1988 through 2006, the crude hospital discharge rates for ischemic heart disease as first-listed diagnosis per 1,000 diabetic population remained unchanged from 1988 to 1996, and then declined. However, the age-adjusted rates declined throughout the time period. The age-adjusted rate was 34.5 per 1,000 diabetic population in 1988, 14.7 in 2006.
Data Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Health Statistics, Division of Health Care Statistics, data from the National Hospital Discharge Survey and Division of Health Interview Statistics, data from the National Health Interview Survey. Data computed by personnel in the Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC.
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