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Table 1.48a
Percent of AMI patients given smoking cessation counseling while hospitalized, all payers, United States, 2005
Population group 2005
Percent Standard error
Total   90.9 0.7
Gender Male 92.4 0.1
Female 90.7 0.1
Race White 92.8 0.1
Black 89.0 0.3
Hispanic 86.5 0.4
Native American 87.9 1.2
Asian 85.9 0.9
Age Under 65 93.7 0.1
65-74 89.2 0.2
75-84 83.2 0.4
85 and over 74.7 1.0

Key: AMI: acute myocardial infarction.

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


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