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Cardiovascular disease ranked highest among all disease categories in hospital discharges in 2005.

DeFrances C, Lucas C, Buie V, Golosinskiy A. 2006 National Hospital Discharge Survey. Hyattsville, MD: National Center for Health Statistics; 2008. https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nhsr/nhsr005.pdf

Reference

Title
2006 National Hospital Discharge Survey
Publication
National Health Statistics Reports
Publisher
National Center for Health Statistics
Publication Date
2008
Authors
DeFrances C, Lucas C, Buie V, Golosinskiy A
URL
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Categories

  • Cost of Disease
  • Human Burden

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