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2003 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.34a: National Treatment of AMI

Percent of AMI patients administered aspirin within 24 hours of admission, United States, 2000-2001a
Population group Percent Standard error
Total 85.14 0.68
Male 87.10 0.40
Female 82.60 0.45
White 85.21 0.32
Black 81.15 1.30
Other 83.10 1.48
< 65 87.97 1.06
65-74 87.17 0.51
75-84 84.72 0.49
85 and over 81.16 0.68

a Population is Medicare patients only.

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

Table 1.33b: Counseling on Risk Factors by State, 2001 Table 1.34b: Treatment of AMI by State

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