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Appendix: 2003 Statistics on All-listed Procedures in U.S. Hospitals (continued)

Number of Discharges, Percent of All Procedures, Percent of Discharges With This Procedure, Mean Length of Stay, Mean Charges, and Percent Died in Hospital.*

 
Clinical Classifications Software (CCS) procedure category and number Number of Discharges Percent of All Procedures Percent of Discharges With This Procedure Mean Length of Stay for Hospitalizations With This Procedure Mean Charges for Hospitalizations With This Procedure Percent Died in Hospital for Hospitalizations With This Procedure
Operations on the Urinary System
100. Endoscopy and endoscopic biopsy of the urinary tract 221,471  0.5 0.6 5.3 $25,300   1.2%
101. Transurethral excision, drainage, or removal urinary obstruction 120,373  0.3 0.3 4.4   $22,100  1.0%
102. Ureteral catheterization 171,875  0.4 0.4 5.3 $28,000  1.2%
103. Nephrotomy and nephrostomy 38,849 0.1 0.1 8.1 $42,900  3.1%
104. Nephrectomy, partial or complete  56,066 0.1 0.1 6.5 $40,400  1.9%
105. Kidney transplant 14,278 0.0 0.0 8.9 $115,000   1.2%
106. Genitourinary incontinence procedures 119,663  0.3 0.3 2.3 $16,100  0.1%
107. Extracorporeal lithotripsy, urinary 13,058 0.0 0.0 3.7 $22,300  0.2%
108. Indwelling catheter  101,578  0.2 0.3 7.0 $28,900  8.4%
109. Procedures on the urethra   42,430 0.1 0.1 5.6 $28,300  2.0%
110. Other diagnostic procedures of urinary tract   32,508 0.1 0.1 9.4 $47,600  2.1%
111. Other non-operating room therapeutic procedures of urinary tract 191,461  0.4 0.5 4.4   $17,700  0.9%
112. Other operating room therapeutic procedures of urinary tract  101,304  0.2 0.3 6.7   $37,400  1.5%
Operations on the Male Genital Organs
113. Transurethral prostatectomy (TURP)  106,900  0.2 0.3 3.4 $15,600  0.3%
114. Open prostatectomy  67,943 0.1 0.2 3.4 $21,800  0.1%
115. Circumcision  1,194,739  2.5 3.1 3.1 $5,100 0.0%
116. Diagnostic procedures, male genital 8,828 0.0 0.0 7.8 $32,600  2.0%
117. Other non-operating room therapeutic procedures, male genital 12,459 0.0 0.0 7.8 $35,900   2.5%
118. Other operating room therapeutic procedures, male genital  31,840 0.1 0.1 5.4 $28,800   1.2%
Operations on the Female Genital Organs  
119. Oophorectomy, unilateral and bilateral 469,105  1.0 1.2 3.3 $17,800  0.2%
120. Other operations on ovary  88,490 0.2 0.2 3.1 $17,300  0.1%
121. Ligation of fallopian tubes 318,707  0.7 0.8 2.9 $11,200  0.0%
123. Other operations on fallopian tubes 44,171 0.1 0.1 3.0 $16,000  0.1%
124. Hysterectomy, abdominal and vaginal 608,293  1.3 1.6 2.9 $15,900  0.1%
125. Other excision of cervix and uterus  57,657 0.1 0.2 3.0 $16,800  0.1%
126. Abortion (termination of pregnancy)   2,134 0.0 0.0 4.1 $21,600  0.0%
127. Dilatation and curettage (D&C), aspiration after delivery or abortion 47,682 0.1 0.1 2.1   $12,100  0.1%
128. Diagnostic dilatation and curettage (D&C)   31,292 0.1 0.1 3.6 $20,000  0.3%
129. Repair of cystocele and rectocele, obliteration of vaginal vault 138,355  0.3 0.4 2.2   $14,600  0.0%
130. Other diagnostic procedures, female organs 29,391 0.1 0.1 5.0 $23,900  0.9%
131. Other non-operating room therapeutic procedures, female organs 24,009 0.1 0.1 5.1   $18,700  0.4%
132. Other operating room therapeutic procedures, female organs  142,660  0.3 0.4 3.2   $18,200  0.2%
Obstetric Procedures
122. Removal ectopic pregnancy   20,289 0.0 0.1 2.1 $15,400  0.1%
133. Episiotomy 564,542  1.2 1.5 2.2 $6,900 0.0%
134. Cesarean section 1,171,423  2.5 3.1 3.7 $12,500  0.0%
135. Forceps, vacuum, and breech delivery 311,926  0.7 0.8 2.4 $7,600 0.0%
136. Artificial rupture of membranes to assist delivery   808,404  1.7 2.1 2.3 $7,200   0.0%
137. Other procedures to assist delivery  1,946,475  4.1 5.1 2.3 $7,000 0.0%
138. Diagnostic amniocentesis  17,433 0.0 0.0 8.2 $19,200  0.1%
139. Fetal monitoring   912,540  1.9 2.4 2.7 $8,500 0.0%
140. Repair of current obstetric laceration  1,260,592  2.7 3.3 2.1 $6,500 0.0%
141. Other therapeutic obstetric procedures 132,384  0.3 0.3 2.9 $9,200 0.0%
Operations on the Musculoskeletal System
142. Partial excision bone  239,488  0.5 0.6 6.6 $49,800  0.9%
143. Bunionectomy or repair of toe deformities   6,072 0.0 0.0 3.1 $18,900  0.1%
144. Treatment, facial fracture or dislocation 31,216 0.1 0.1 5.9 $50,000  0.5%
145. Treatment, fracture or dislocation of radius and ulna 84,196 0.2 0.2 4.5 $32,000   0.6%
146. Treatment, fracture or dislocation of hip and femur   303,880  0.7 0.8 6.5 $34,200   1.9%
147. Treatment, fracture or dislocation of lower extremity (other than hip or femur) 229,064  0.5 0.6   4.9 $31,400  0.4%
148. Other fracture and dislocation procedure  142,205  0.3 0.4 5.4 $39,800   0.8%
149. Arthroscopy  23,156 0.1 0.1 3.7 $24,800  0.3%
150. Division of joint capsule, ligament or cartilage 14,347 0.0 0.0 3.4 $25,800  0.2%
151. Excision of semilunar cartilage of knee 12,363 0.0 0.0 3.2 $24,400  0.3%
152. Arthroplasty knee   433,974  0.9 1.1 4.0 $31,800  0.2%
153. Hip replacement, total and partial 343,063  0.7 0.9 5.2 $36,500  1.2%
154. Arthroplasty other than hip or knee 57,470 0.1 0.2 2.9 $26,700  0.1%
155. Arthrocentesis 63,514 0.1 0.2 8.7 $35,600  2.3%
156. Injections and aspirations of muscles, tendons, bursa, joints and soft tissue   12,223 0.0 0.0 8.5   $31,200  1.8%
157. Amputation of lower extremity 132,866  0.3 0.3 12.4  $53,800  4.5%
158. Spinal fusion  325,998  0.7 0.9 4.2 $50,300  0.3%
159. Other diagnostic procedures on musculoskeletal system 58,653 0.1 0.2 9.9 $45,900   2.5%
160. Other therapeutic procedures on muscles and tendons 223,228  0.5 0.6 7.0 $39,900   1.6%
161. Other operating room therapeutic procedures on bone 150,038  0.3 0.4 6.1 $43,800   1.0%
162. Other operating room therapeutic procedures on joints 118,403  0.3 0.3 6.2 $34,600   0.8%
163. Other non-operating room therapeutic procedures on musculoskeletal system 62,105 0.1 0.2 6.3   $42,400  0.6%
164. Other operating room therapeutic procedures on musculoskeletal system  52,569 0.1 0.1 8.5   $49,000  1.8%
Operations on the Integumentary System
165. Breast biopsy and other diagnostic procedures on breast  12,563 0.0 0.0 6.4 $29,000   2.5%
166. Lumpectomy, quadrantectomy of breast   24,693 0.1 0.1 3.1 $19,300  0.4%
167. Mastectomy  73,193 0.2 0.2 2.5 $17,600  0.1%
168. Incision and drainage, skin and subcutaneous tissue 172,504  0.4 0.5 7.5 $30,100   1.2%
169. Debridement of wound, infection or burn  345,350  0.7 0.9 12.1  $51,400   3.5%
170. Excision of skin lesion 75,065 0.2 0.2 6.4 $29,900  1.0%
171. Suture of skin and subcutaneous tissue 178,052  0.4 0.5 5.8 $33,700  2.2%
172. Skin graft 90,469 0.2 0.2 13.9  $69,700  1.7%
173. Other diagnostic procedures on skin and subcutaneous tissue  29,915 0.1 0.1 13.3  $62,200   6.2%
174. Other non-operating room therapeutic procedures on skin and breast 243,722  0.5 0.6 11.4   $49,900  3.9%
175. Other operating room therapeutic procedures on skin and breast  100,558  0.2 0.3 3.9   $29,400  0.4%
Miscellaneous Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures 
176. Other organ transplantation 10,540 0.0 0.0 28.5  $275,600   6.9%
177. Computerized axial tomography (CT) scan head   306,682  0.7 0.8 7.0 $36,400   5.8%
178. CT scan chest 137,029  0.3 0.4 9.0 $49,000  5.3%
179. CT scan abdomen  258,087  0.6 0.7 7.5 $39,700  3.9%
180. Other CT scan 95,903 0.2 0.3 7.5 $37,000  3.4%
181. Myelogram 10,834 0.0 0.0 7.5 $32,700  0.8%
182. Mammography 2,150 0.0 0.0 8.0 $33,700  1.6%
183. Routine chest X-ray   18,079 0.0 0.0 4.2 $15,000  2.2%
184. Intraoperative cholangiogram 147,487  0.3 0.4 5.5 $31,700  1.1%
185. Upper gastrointestinal X-ray  16,741 0.0 0.0 11.0  $38,200  2.1%
186. Lower gastrointestinal X-ray  2,680 0.0 0.0 11.0  $32,600  3.4%
187. Intravenous pyelogram 14,583 0.0 0.0 5.6 $26,200  0.9%
188. Cerebral arteriogram  147,556  0.3 0.4 7.2 $50,400  3.6%
189. Contrast aortogram 231,213  0.5 0.6 6.6 $49,600  3.0%
190. Contrast arteriogram of femoral and lower extremity arteries   177,758  0.4 0.5 7.3   $48,400  2.7%
191. Arteriogram or venogram (not heart and head) 253,908  0.5 0.7 7.6 $50,200   3.4%
192. Diagnostic ultrasound of head and neck 73,086 0.2 0.2 11.6  $47,500  2.6%
193. Diagnostic ultrasound of heart (echocardiogram)   660,226  1.4 1.7 8.3 $47,500   4.4%
194. Diagnostic ultrasound of gastrointestinal tract  18,150 0.0 0.0 7.4 $42,600  2.9%
195. Diagnostic ultrasound of urinary tract  45,731 0.1 0.1 9.4 $46,300  4.5%
196. Diagnostic ultrasound of abdomen or retroperitoneum 101,140  0.2 0.3 8.1 $40,500   4.4%
197. Other diagnostic ultrasound 170,982  0.4 0.4 8.4 $38,200  3.5%
198. Magnetic resonance imaging   227,000  0.5 0.6 8.1 $40,900  2.4%
199. Electroencephalogram (EEG) 54,347 0.1 0.1 9.5 $45,700  7.3%
200. Nonoperative urinary system measurements 2,246 0.0 0.0 7.5 $30,000  0.2%
201. Cardiac stress tests 107,626  0.2 0.3 4.0 $24,000  0.4%
202. Electrocardiogram  72,807 0.2 0.2 5.4 $15,000  2.4%
203. Electrographic cardiac monitoring 140,650  0.3 0.4 5.1 $19,600  4.5%
204. Swan-Ganz catheterization for monitoring 81,052 0.2 0.2 13.6  $105,400   27.8%
205. Arterial blood gases   42,998 0.1 0.1 10.4  $42,300  12.1%
206. Microscopic examination (bacterial smear, culture, toxicology) 16,656 0.0 0.0 7.2 $21,500   1.1%
207. Radioisotope bone scan   22,954 0.1 0.1 10.9  $43,500  3.9%
208. Radioisotope pulmonary scan 25,907 0.1 0.1 7.8 $44,800  4.3%
209. Radioisotope scan and function studies 76,419 0.2 0.2 6.3 $36,000  1.4%
210. Other radioisotope scan   8,087 0.0 0.0 12.3  $54,400  8.0%
211. Therapeutic radiology 130,579  0.3 0.3 7.5 $41,800  3.7%
212. Diagnostic physical therapy 48,680 0.1 0.1 10.7  $30,200  1.5%
213. Physical therapy exercises, manipulation, and other procedures 324,512  0.7 0.8 10.7   $36,800  1.4%
214. Traction, splints, and other wound care 113,314  0.2 0.3 6.9 $37,600  2.0%
215. Other physical therapy and rehabilitation   241,385  0.5 0.6 12.3  $38,200   1.3%
216. Respiratory intubation and mechanical ventilation  1,128,191  2.4 3.0 14.5  $87,300   28.5%
217. Other respiratory therapy 315,485  0.7 0.8 7.4 $28,300  6.3%
218. Psychological and psychiatric evaluation and therapy  129,885  0.3 0.3 12.3  $26,700   0.2%
219. Alcohol and drug rehabilitation/detoxification  305,850  0.7 0.8 5.1 $10,400   0.3%
220. Hearing examinations 433,012  0.9 1.1 3.4 $6,300 0.0%
221. Nasogastric tube  104,009  0.2 0.3 8.7 $39,300  10.8%
222. Blood transfusion 1,976,895  4.2 5.2 9.3 $50,100  7.3%
223. Enteral and parenteral nutrition  418,414  0.9 1.1 18.8  $87,000  14.0%
224. Cancer chemotherapy 239,816  0.5 0.6 9.2 $50,600  3.7%
225. Conversion of cardiac rhythm 206,368  0.4 0.5 7.7 $51,700  39.3%
226. Other diagnostic radiology and related techniques 210,231  0.5 0.6 7.4 $33,900   2.1%
227. Other diagnostic procedures (interview, evaluation, consultation)   247,012  0.5 0.6 7.5   $41,600  5.4%
228. Prophylactic vaccinations and inoculations   857,394  1.8 2.2 3.3 $6,400 0.0%
229. Nonoperative removal of foreign body 21,510 0.1 0.1 5.7 $29,400  3.4%
230. Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy, other than urinary  141   0.0 0.0 6.2 $32,400   0.0%
231. Other therapeutic procedures 1,751,017  3.7 4.6 6.7 $34,100  3.1%

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