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Age-Adjusted Emergency Department Visit Rates for Hypoglycemia as First-Listed Diagnosis per 1,000 Diabetic Adults Aged 18 Years or Older, by Sex, United States, 2006–2009

From 2006 to 2009, age-adjusted Emergency Department (ED) visit rates for hypoglycemia as first-listed diagnosis among adults with diabetes aged 18 years or older were similar between men and women, with about 14 ED visits per 1,000 diabetic adults in 2009. No obvious trends were observed for either gender during the period.

Graph showing Emergency Department Visit Rates for Hypoglycemia as First-Listed Diagnosis per 1,000 Diabetic Adults Aged 18 Years or Older, by Sex.

 

YearSex
MenWomen
RateStd
Error
RateStd
Error
200619.01.316.71.0
200720.51.918.41.3
200818.41.616.81.2
200913.81.014.60.9

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Data Source: National Emergency Department Samples, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. National Health Interview Survey,Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS). Data computed by personnel in CDC's Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.

 

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