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Avoidable admissions for angina per 100,000 population age 18 and older.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Prevention Quality Indicators (PQI).
206 Admissions for angina without procedure (excluding patients with cardiac procedures, transfers from other institutions, and obstetric and neonatal admissions) per 100,000 population, age 18 years and older, United States, 2002, by
AHRQ, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP), State Inpatient Databases, disparities analysis file.
Adult U.S. population age 18 and older by subcategory (i.e., race, age group, gender, median household income level, urbanization, and region).
Adult non-maternal discharges age 18 and over with principal diagnosis of angina, excluding patients with cardiac procedures and transfers from other institutions.
Rates are adjusted by age and gender using the total U.S. population for 2000 as the standard population. When reporting is by age, the adjustment is by gender only; when reporting is by gender, the adjustment is by age only.
The disparities analysis file, created specifically for this report to provide national estimates on disparities, consists of weighted records from a sample of hospitals from the following 22 States that participate in HCUP and have high-quality race/ethnicity data: AZ, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, KS, MD, MA, MI, MO, NJ, NY, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, VT, and WI.
This table was created using version 2.1, release 2, of the AHRQ Prevention Quality Indicators software. This measure is referred to as indicator 13 in the AHRQ Prevention Quality Indicators software documentation.