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Table 2.22
Percent of patients who had a hip joint replacement due to fracture with adverse events associated with the hip joint replacement, United States, 2004 and 2005a
Population group 2005 2004
Exposed Adverse events Percent Standard error Exposed Adverse events Percent Standard error
Total   187 20 10.7 2.3 170 19 11.2 2.4
Age Under 65 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
65-74 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
75 and over 147 17 11.6 2.6 149 16 10.7 2.5
Gender Male DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Female 130 16 12.3 2.9 125 14 11.2 2.8
Race White 173 18 10.4 2.3 158 18 11.4 2.5
Other DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Diabetes Yes DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
No 142 13 9.2 2.4 133 17 12.8 2.9
Obesity Yes DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
No 179 18 10.1 2.2 166 19 11.4 2.5
Cerebrovascular disease Yes DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
No 143 14 9.8 2.5 123 11 8.9 2.6
CHF/pulmonary edema Yes DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
No 147 12 8.2 2.3 122 14 11.5 2.9
COPD Yes DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
No 127 14 11.0 2.8 138 13 9.4 2.5
Smoking Yes DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
No 167 20 12.0 2.5 158 18 11.4 2.5
Cancer Yes DNA DNA DNA DNA 39 9 23.1 6.7
No DNA DNA DNA DNA DSU DSU DSU DSU
Corticosteroids Yes DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
No 178 16 9.0 2.1 157 17 10.8 2.5
Coronary artery disease Yes DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
No 131 13 9.9 2.6 107 13 12.1 3.2
Renal disease Yes DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
No 154 15 9.7 2.4 137 17 12.4 2.8

a Data include Medicare beneficiaries discharged from January to December.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: CHF: congestive heart failure; COPD: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Patient Safety Monitoring System.

 

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