- National trends in heart failure hospital stay rates, 2001 to 2009Jersey Chen
Kaiser Permanente, Mid Atlantic Permanente Research Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 61:1078-88. 2013..This study sought to analyze recent trends over time in heart failure (HF) hospital stay rates, length of stay (LOS), and in-hospital mortality by age groups with a large national dataset of U.S. hospital discharges...
- Recent trends in hospitalization for acute myocardial infarctionOliver J Wang
Kaiser Permanente, West Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
Am J Cardiol 109:1589-93. 2012..6% and 12.6%, respectively. In conclusion, although the overall rate of AMI hospitalizations decreased from 2001 through 2007, the observed decrease was smaller for black patients compared to white patients across all age groups studied...