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2003 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.30b: National Management of Diabetes

Lower extremity amputations in persons with diabetes, per 1,000 population (all ages), United States, 1997-1999
     
Population group Rate Standard error
     
Total 5.0 0.4
Age (not age adjusted)
0-17 DSU DSU
18-44 3.3 0.6
45-64 7.1 0.6
65 and over 10.4 0.7
Race
American Indian or Alaska Native DSU DSU
Asian or Pacific Islander DSU DSU
    Asian DSU DSU
    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander DSU DSU
Black or African American 7.3 1.5
White 3.4 0.3
Ethnicity
Hispanic DSU DSU
Non-Hispanic DSU DSU
    Black or African American DSU DSU
    White DSU DSU
Gender
Female 2.9 0.3
Male 7.3 0.8
Expected payment sourcea
Medicaid DSU DSU
Medicare DSU DSU
Private/other insurance DSU DSU
Uninsured DSU DSU
Unknown (weighted count) DSU DSU

a Rates may be overestimated due to undercount in the CPS denominators.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Source:  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Hospital Discharge Survey.

Table 1.30a: National Management of Diabetes Table 1.31: National Screening for High Blood Pressure, 1998

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