Age-Adjusted Hospital Discharge Rates for Diabetic Ketoacidosis as First-Listed Diagnosis per 1,000 Diabetic Population, by Sex, United States 1988–2009
From 1988 to 2009, the age-adjusted hospital discharge rates for DKA per 1,000 diabetic population declined among both males and females. In 2009, the age-adjusted rate was 20.3 per 1,000 males with diagnosed diabetes and 23.9 per 1,000 females with diagnosed diabetes.
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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