Age-Adjusted Hospital Discharge Rates for Diabetic Ketoacidosis as First-Listed Diagnosis per 10,000 Population, United States, 1988–2009
From 1988 to 2009, the age-adjusted hospital discharge rate for DKA per 10,000 population consistently increased by 43.8% (3.2 vs 4.6 per 10,000 population.
Data Source: Data from the National Hospital Discharge Survey, Division of Health Care Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Census of the population and population estimates, U.S. Census Bureau; and bridged-race population estimates, NCHS, CDC. Data computed by personnel in CDC's Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.
Page last reviewed: May 17, 2012