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2003 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Figure 1. Percent of AMI Patients Prescribed Beta-blocker at Discharge, by State (Text Description)

States significantly below the national average: California, Mississippi, Arkansas.

States no different than the national average: Alaska, Hawaii, Washington State, Oregon, Nevada, Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Arkansas, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota, Missouri, Wisconsin, Illinois, Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina, West Virginia, Maryland, District of Columbia, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Vermont.

States significantly above the national average: Utah, Colorado, Iowa, Maine, Michigan, Virginia, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire.

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