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Figure 5. Hospitalization for Ambulatory Care-Sensitive Conditions, by Sex

Chart showing the number of discharges for ambulatory care-sensitive conditions for male and nonobstetric female patients. Go to Text Description below for details.

Figure 5. Hospitalization for Ambulatory Care-Sensitive Conditions, by Sex (Text Description)

Condition Male patients Nonobstetric patients
Congestive heart failure 494 621
Bacterial pneumonia 448 523
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 266 336
Urinary tract infection 112 269
Diabetes 217 216
Dehydration 113 191
Adult asthma 63 176
Angina 66 75
Hypertension 35 62
Lower extremity amputation 56 37
Perforated appendix 38 27

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