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Table 2.6b
Percent of adult surgery patients who received prophylactic antibiotics within 1 hour prior to surgical incision, all payers, by State, 2005
State Percent Standard error
United States 80.8 0.9
Alabama 84.3 0.3
Alaska 64.8 3.2
Arizona 73.6 0.6
Arkansas 77.8 0.4
California 72.8 0.3
Colorado 80.6 0.8
Connecticut 90.0 1.0
Delaware 87.6 0.6
District of Columbia 84.2 1.5
Florida 80.0 0.2
Georgia 74.6 0.4
Hawaii 63.2 1.5
Idaho 79.6 0.8
Illinois 84.0 0.2
Indiana 78.6 0.3
Iowa 85.2 0.5
Kansas 82.5 0.5
Kentucky 84.4 0.4
Louisiana 76.7 0.7
Maine 83.0 0.6
Maryland 84.5 0.3
Massachusetts 89.9 0.3
Michigan 84.3 0.2
Minnesota 80.1 0.6
Mississippi 75.3 0.4
Missouri 85.8 0.3
Montana 90.1 0.4
Nebraska 88.2 0.5
Nevada 70.0 1.0
New Hampshire 76.9 0.8
New Jersey 88.4 0.2
New Mexico 80.7 0.6
New York 73.9 0.3
North Carolina 85.5 0.3
North Dakota 86.6 0.7
Ohio 78.6 0.4
Oklahoma 85.3 0.4
Oregon 77.5 0.6
Pennsylvania 77.5 0.3
Puerto Rico 63.1 0.7
Rhode Island 93.9 0.9
South Carolina 87.7 0.3
South Dakota 86.2 0.6
Tennessee 81.4 0.4
Texas 74.2 0.3
Utah 74.3 0.7
Vermont 82.5 0.8
Virginia 83.4 0.4
Washington 81.0 0.7
West Virginia 82.5 0.4
Wisconsin 86.1 0.3
Wyoming 79.0 1.8

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

 

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