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HP2020 Disparities Summary chart

Disparities Overview by Age Group
MPS-5.3: Emergency department visits for overdoses from narrow-therapeutic-index medications (per 10,000 outpatient prescription visits)
This chart displays the range of estimates for each time point and identifies the populations with highest and lowest values.

2020 Baseline (year): 8.9 (2006–07)
2020 Target: 8.0 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired

Data Source: National Electronic Injury Surveillance System-Cooperative Adverse Drug Event Surveillance Project (NEISS-CADES), CDC and CPSC and FDA; National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NAMCS), CDC/NCHS; National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NHAMCS), CDC/NCHS

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