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2003 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.39a: National Treatment of AMI

Percent of AMI patients given smoking cessation counseling while hospitalized, United States, 2000-2001a
     
Population group Percent Standard error
Total 42.73 1.35
Gender
Male 42.91 1.01
Female 41.91 1.23
Race
White 43.65 0.84
Black 28.81 2.39
Other 47.37 3.47
Age
< 65 53.30 1.64
65-74 46.96 1.20
75-84 32.96 1.44
85 and over 16.49 2.21

a Population is Medicare patients only.

Source:  Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Medicare Quality Improvement Organization Program.

Table 1.38b: Treatment of AMI by State Table 1.39b: Treatment of AMI by State

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