Age-Adjusted Hospital Discharge Rates for Ischemic Heart Disease as First-Listed Diagnosis per 1,000 Diabetic Population, United States, by Sex, 1988–2006
From 1988 to 2006, the age-adjusted hospital discharge rates for ischemic heart disease as first-listed diagnosis per 1,000 diabetic population decreasd among women. However, among men, the age-adjusted rates remained level from 1988 to 1994, and then decreased. Throughout the period, the age-adjusted rates were higher among men than among women. In 2006, the age-adjusted rate was 17.2 per 1,000 diabetic population for men and 12.4 for women.
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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