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2003 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.38a: National Treatment of AMI

Percent of AMI patients with left ventricular systolic dysfunction prescribed ACE inhibitor at discharge, United States, 2000-2001a
Population group Percent Standard error
Total 73.91 1.08
Male 73.33 0.94
Female 72.34 1.06
White 72.27 0.75
Black 79.03 2.60
Other 76.67 3.17
< 65 72.34 2.47
65-74 72.97 1.27
75-84 74.86 1.09
85 and over 69.52 1.57

aPopulation is Medicare patients only.

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

Table 1.37b: Treatment of AMI by State Table 1.38b: Treatment of AMI by State

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