Hospital Discharge Rates for Ischemic Heart Disease as First-Listed Diagnosis per 1,000 Diabetic Population, United States, by Age, 1988–2006
From 1988 to 2006, the hospital discharge rates for ischemic heart disease as first-listed diagnosis per 1,000 diabetic population decreased for people younger than 45 years and for those aged 65 years or older. Among people aged 45–64 years, the rates remained level from 1988 to 1996, and then declined.
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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