Number (in Thousands) of Hospital Discharges with Diabetes as Any-Listed Diagnosis, United States, 1988–2009
From 1988 to 2009, the number of hospital discharges with diabetes as any-listed diagnosis increased from 2.8 million to nearly 5.5 million.
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 data from the National Health Interview Survey. Data computed by personnel in CDC's Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.
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