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Table 1.29: National Management of Diabetes

Adult admissions for diabetes with long-term complicationsa (excluding obstetric admissions and transfers from other institutions) per 100,000 population age 18 and older, by patient and hospital characteristics, United States, 2000
Population group Adjusted rate Estimateb Standard error
Total 120.810 2.922
Patient characteristic
Age groups for conditions affecting any age
   18-44 33.484 1.203
   45-64 158.036 4.663
   65 and over 338.630 7.922
Age groups for conditions affecting primarily elderly
   65-69 293.116 8.094
   70-74 336.307 8.931
   75-79 371.110 10.177
   80-84 388.835 11.263
   85 and over 339.067 11.185
   Male 135.980 3.215
   Female 108.278 2.853
Median income of patient zip
   Less than $25,000 193.319 15.735
   $25,000-$34,999 150.143 6.530
   $35,000-$44,999 126.912 5.240
   $45,000 or more 90.913 3.692
Location of patient residence
   MSA 116.966 3.349
   Non-MSA 121.337 5.099
Hospital characteristic
Location of inpatient treatment
   Northeast 135.812 8.645
   Midwest 109.735 5.310
   South 133.628 4.595
   West 96.239 5.363

a Renal, eye, neurological, circulatory, or other unspecified complications.

b Rates are adjusted by age and sex using the total U.S. as the standard population; when reporting is by age, the adjustment is by sex only; when reporting is by sex, the adjustment is by age only.

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

Table 1.28: National Management of Diabetes Table 1.30a: National Management of Diabetes

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