FIGURE 4-2. In-hospital case-fatality rates for acute myocardial infarction in 16 peer countries.

FIGURE 4-2In-hospital case-fatality rates for acute myocardial infarction in 16 peer countries

NOTES: Data are for 2009 or nearest year; data apply to deaths within 30 days of admission for acute myocardial infarction.

SOURCE: Data from OECD (2011b, Figure 5.3.1).

From: 4, Public Health and Medical Care Systems

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U.S. Health in International Perspective: Shorter Lives, Poorer Health.
National Research Council (US); Institute of Medicine (US); Woolf SH, Aron L, editors.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2013.
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