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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2004

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Women

Female Medicare beneficiaries age 65 and older who reported ever being screened for osteoporosis with a bone mass or bone density measurement

Measure Source

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey.

Tables

224 Percent of female Medicare beneficiaries age 65 and older who reported ever being screened for osteoporosis with a bone mass or bone density measurement, United States, 2000, by

  • Race
  • Ethnicity
  • Income

Data Source

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey.

Denominator

Number of female Medicare beneficiaries age 65 and older residing in the community for the full year.

Numerator

Number of female Medicare beneficiaries age 65 and older residing in the community for the full year who reported ever being screened for osteoporosis with a bone mass or bone density measurement.

 

 

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