Figure 21. Emergency department visits for falls, by sex and age: United States, 2002–2004.

Figure 21Emergency department visits for falls, by sex and age: United States, 2002–2004

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NOTES: Visits with a severe disposition for males 6574 years and females 44 years or younger have a relative standard error of 20%30%. See data table for data points graphed, standard errors, and additional notes.

SOURCE: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey.

From: Chartbook on Trends in the Health of Americans

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Health, United States, 2006: With Chartbook on Trends in the Health of Americans.
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Hyattsville (MD): National Center for Health Statistics (US); 2006 Nov.

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