Figure 1. Growth in the national bill for hospital care, 1997–2005*.

Figure 1Growth in the national bill for hospital care, 1997–2005*

* Adjusted for economy-wide inflation to 2005 dollars.

Source: AHRQ, Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project, Nationwide Inpatient Sample

From: The National Hospital Bill: Growth Trends and 2005 Update on the Most Expensive Conditions by Payer

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