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Table 69a: Postoperative hemorrhage or hematoma with surgical drainage or evacuation per 1,000 surgical discharges, by race/ethnicity, selected States, 2000*

      Non-Hispanic    
  Total White African American API Hispanic (of any race)
Population group Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE
                     
Total, 16 Statesb 2.273 0.020 2.241 0.024 2.600 0.064 2.989 0.162 2.049 0.065
                     
Age groups for conditions affecting any age                    
0-17 1.242 0.099 1.123 0.128 1.045 0.280 1.809 0.683 1.223 0.212
18-44 1.694 0.046 1.654 0.056 2.072 0.122 2.454 0.345 1.407 0.120
45-64 1.978 0.038 1.881 0.044 2.685 0.116 2.226 0.300 1.914 0.133
65 and over 2.513 0.033 2.525 0.036 2.464 0.128 3.635 0.282 2.198 0.136
                     
Age groups for conditions affecting primarily elderly                    
65-69 2.287 0.070 2.270 0.078 2.250 0.244 2.422 0.561 2.515 0.261
70-74 2.501 0.068 2.419 0.074 3.160 0.256 4.939 0.552 2.298 0.264
75-79 2.762 0.069 2.802 0.075 2.603 0.282 4.530 0.586 2.105 0.289
80-84 2.457 0.082 2.538 0.088 1.568 0.348 2.486 0.736 1.991 0.376
85 and over 2.549 0.086 2.627 0.092 2.244 0.360 2.912 0.862 1.536 0.397
                     
Gender                    
Male 2.336 0.031 2.300 0.036 2.709 0.101 3.281 0.242 2.133 0.096
Female 2.058 0.028 2.024 0.033 2.366 0.086 2.563 0.227 1.842 0.092
                     
Median income of patient ZIP Code                    
Less than $25,000 2.468 0.085 2.444 0.121 3.078 0.174 2.133 0.896 1.966 0.187
$25,000-$34,999 2.242 0.044 2.194 0.052 2.621 0.118 3.518 0.521 1.984 0.127
$35,000-$44,999 2.310 0.041 2.296 0.048 2.581 0.127 3.191 0.367 2.019 0.127
$45,000 or more 2.244 0.030 2.219 0.033 2.386 0.113 2.894 0.196 2.153 0.108
                     
Residence location                    
MSA 2.261 0.022 2.219 0.026 2.614 0.068 2.957 0.163 2.045 0.067
Non-MSA 2.336 0.052 2.341 0.056 2.496 0.188 4.678 1.201 2.103 0.257

*Excludes obstetric and neonatal admissions; based on secondary diagnoses only.

aRates are adjusted by age, gender, age-gender interactions, comorbidities, and DRG clusters.

bThe 16 States are: Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and Wisconsin.

Key: API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: Standard error; MSA: Metropolitan Statistical Area

Note: The population categories used in this table are as reported from the source of the data (see below).

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project State Inpatient Databases, 16-State database.

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