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2006 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.111a
Long-stay nursing home residents who have moderate to severe pain, United States, 2004a
Population groupb Percent Standard error
Total 8.6 0.03
Age 0-64 11.8 0.08
65-74 10.5 0.08
75-84 8.7 0.04
85 and over 7.1 0.03
Gender Male 7.6 0.04
Female 9.0 0.03
Race/ethnicity Non-Hispanic, White 9.0 0.03
Non-Hispanic, Black 7.0 0.06
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN 10.1 0.38
Non-Hispanic, API 4.3 0.16
Hispanic, all races 6.5 0.11

a The data reflect care for the period 7/1/04 to 9/30/04.

b Age, gender and race/ethnicity categories exclude records with missing values.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Minimum Data Set.

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