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Table 1.42b: Treatment of Accute Heart Failure by State

Percent of heart failure patients having evaluation of left ventricular ejection fraction, by State, 2000-2001a
     
State Percent Standard error
United States 69.13 1.28
Alabama 69.65 2.48
Alaska 69.23 5.29
Arizona 81.07 2.09
Arkansas 60.28 2.60
California 65.70 2.57
Colorado 68.60 2.51
Connecticut 79.42 2.18
Delaware 76.67 2.58
District of Columbia 74.90 2.68
Florida 75.91 2.27
Georgia 68.09 2.58
Hawaii 81.67 2.45
Idaho 57.94 2.76
Illinois 66.67 2.58
Indiana 71.23 2.42
Iowa 65.84 2.65
Kansas 58.71 2.62
Kentucky 63.05 2.62
Louisiana 66.36 2.63
Maine 72.73 2.42
Maryland 74.61 2.44
Massachusetts 80.11 2.12
Michigan 69.79 2.49
Minnesota 63.96 2.64
Mississippi 60.62 2.74
Missouri 73.09 2.56
Montana 58.36 2.78
Nebraska 74.36 2.48
Nevada 82.07 2.12
New Hampshire 81.94 2.27
New Jersey 71.75 2.57
New Mexico 58.26 2.76
New York 80.63 2.23
North Carolina 73.67 2.47
North Dakota 44.63 2.89
Ohio 74.85 2.40
Oklahoma 58.61 2.72
Oregon 70.15 2.55
Pennsylvania 76.90 2.24
Puerto Rico 56.13 2.83
Rhode Island 78.76 2.55
South Carolina 73.07 2.48
South Dakota 60.54 2.69
Tennessee 66.57 2.49
Texas 64.84 2.72
Utah 71.26 2.48
Vermont 81.11 2.67
Virginia 80.31 2.23
Washington 69.02 2.57
West Virginia 57.76 2.50
Wisconsin 71.59 2.43
Wyoming 41.94 3.99

aPopulation is Medicare patients only.

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

Table 1.42a: National Treatment of Accute Heart Failure Table 1.43a: National Treatment of Accute Heart Failure

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