Crude and Age-Adjusted Hospital Discharge Rates for Diabetic Ketoacidosis as First-Listed Diagnosis per 1,000 Diabetic Population, United States, 1988–2009
From 1988 to 2009, both crude and age-adjusted hospital discharge rates for DKA per 1,000 diabetic population decreased, by 43.7% and 38.4% respectively. In 2009, the crude and age-adjusted rates were 7.1 and 22.0 per 1,000 diabetic population.
Data Source: Data from the National Hospital Discharge Survey and the National Health Interview Survey, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Data computed by personnel in CDC's Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.
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