Figure 4. Potentially preventable hospitalization rates for acute diseases among minorities relative to whites, risk adjusted, 2003.

Figure 4Potentially preventable hospitalization rates for acute diseases among minorities relative to whites, risk adjusted, 2003

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project, State Inpatient Databases, disparities analysis file, 2003. This file is designed to provide national estimates on disparities using weighted records from a sample of hospitals from the following 23 states: AZ, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, KS, MD, MA, MI, MO, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, VT, and WI.

From: Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Potentially Preventable Hospitalizations, 2003

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