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2004 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.51: Deaths per 1000 adult admissions age 40 and older with percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasties (PTCA)a, trends 1994-2001 and by patient and hospital characteristics, 2001, United States

  Adjusted rateb
Trends Estimate Standard error
     
    Total United States, 2001 14.423 0.286
    Total United States, 2000 14.981 0.302
    Total United States, 1997 16.313 0.331
    Total United States, 1994 15.243 0.399
     
  2001 adjusted rateb
Population group Estimate Standard error
     
Patient characteristic    
Age groups for conditions affecting any age    
    40-44 8.055 1.478
    45-64 10.273 0.436
    65 and over 18.491 0.393
     
Age groups for conditions affecting primarily elderly    
    65-69 13.123 0.760
    70-74 14.382 0.748
    75-79 18.825 0.800
    80-84 25.878 1.021
    85 and over 39.303 1.524
     
Gender    
    Male 13.460 0.355
    Female 16.378 0.485
     
Median income of patient ZIP Code    
    Less than $25,000 15.190 1.301
    $25,000-$34,999 13.890 0.623
    $35,000-$44,999 14.658 0.560
    $45,000 or more 14.450 0.414
     
Location of patient residence    
    Metropolitan 14.521 0.314
    Micropolitan 14.329 0.887
    Noncore 13.310 1.134
     
Expected payment source    
    Private insurance 13.960 0.457
    Medicare 15.097 0.399
    Medicaid 14.143 1.413
    Other insurance 12.475 1.857
    Uninsured / self pay / no charge 10.348 1.745
     
Hospital characteristic    
Location of inpatient treatment    
    Northeast 14.767 0.647
    Midwest 14.622 0.603
    South 13.755 0.437
    West 15.537 0.737
     
Ownership/control    
    Private, not-for-profit 14.590 0.316
    Private, for-profit 14.042 0.858
    Public 12.916 1.097
     
Teaching status    
    Teaching 14.799 0.444
    Non-teaching 14.140 0.375
     
Location of hospital    
    Metropolitan 14.493 0.290
    Micropolitan 12.792 2.628
    Noncore 11.194 2.335
     
Bedsize    
    Less than 100 19.291 4.819
    100 - 299 14.393 0.550
    300 - 499 14.460 0.443
    500+ 14.345 0.516
     

aDenominator excludes obstetric and neonatal admissions and transfers to another hospital.

b Rates are adjusted by age, gender, age-gender interactions, and APR-DRG risk of mortality score. When reporting is by age, the adjustment is by gender and APR-DRG risk of mortality score; when reporting is by gender, the adjustment is by age and APR-DRG risk of mortality score.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project, Nationwide Inpatient Sample.

 

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