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Disparities Data Details HDS-19.1 by Age Group for 2009

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2009
HDS-19.1 : Heart attack patients who receive fibrinolytic therapy within 30 minutes of hospital arrival (percent)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 70.0 (2009)
2020 Target: 77.0 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: Acute Coronary Treatment and Intervention Outcomes Network Registry (ACTION Registry), American College of Cardiology (ACC)
Error Bar (I) represents the 95% confidence interval.
Additional footnotes may apply to these data. Please refer to footnotes below the data table for further information.
See also Disparities Overview by Age Group for HDS-19.1

HDS-19.1 Increase the proportion of eligible patients with heart attacks who receive fibrinolytic therapy within 30 minutes of hospital arrival

Heart attack patients who receive fibrinolytic therapy within 30 minutes of hospital arrival (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 70.0 (2009)
2020 Target: 77.0 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Age Group 2009 2 Disparity
45-64 years 73.0
CI 66.1/79.9
SE 3.488
x 1.000
Best rate
65 years and over 65.9
CI 55.4/76.3
SE 5.269
x 1.109
CI
1.000/ 1.292
18-44 years 63.0
CI 43.5/82.4
SE 9.471
x 1.160
CI
1.000/ 1.503
Average group rate excluding best group rate 64.4
...
SE 10.838
x 1.133
CI 1.000/ 1.511

2 Baseline has been revised. See Data Details for more information.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Summary measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2009
  • The best group rate for this objective, 73.0%, was attained by persons aged 45-64 years.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 63.0%, was attained by persons aged 18-44 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 10.0 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.160 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.133 times the average rate for all other age groups (excluding the best), 64.4%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2009

Persons aged 45-64 years achieved the best group rate for this objective, 73.0%.

The best group rate was:

  • 1.109 times the rate among persons aged 65 years and over.
  • 1.160 times the rate among persons aged 18-44 years.
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