Hospital Discharges Due to Hip Fractures* Among Adults Aged 18 and Older, by Age and Sex, 2005

Discharges Due to Heart Disease* from Non-Federal, Short-Stay Hospitals, by Age and Sex, 2005
Age Group Rate per 10,000 Adults
Female Male
Total 18.8 8.0
18-64 Years 1.8 1.9
65-74 Years 29.6 16.8
75 Years and Older 149.4 77.9

*First-listed diagnosis of hip fracture (ICD-9CM code: 820).

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Hospital Discharge Survey, 2005. Unpublished data.

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