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Comparing State and National Injury Statistics Examples from Colorado. Holly Hedegaard, MD, MSPH EMS and Trauma Data Program Emergency Medical and Trauma Services Section 8/17/10. Injury Deaths and Hospitalizations. Deaths National Vital Statistics System www.cdc.gov/nchs/nvss.htm

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comparing state and national injury statistics examples from colorado

Comparing State and National Injury StatisticsExamples from Colorado

Holly Hedegaard, MD, MSPH

EMS and Trauma Data Program

Emergency Medical and Trauma Services Section

8/17/10

injury deaths and hospitalizations
Injury Deaths and Hospitalizations

Deaths

  • National Vital Statistics System

www.cdc.gov/nchs/nvss.htm

WONDER, WISQARS

Hospitalizations

  • National Hospital Discharge Survey

www.cdc.gov/nchs/nhds.htm

  • AHRQ HCUPNet (Nationwide Inpatient Sample, NIS)

hcupnet.ahrq.gov/

purpose of the study
Purpose of the Study

Compare NHDS and HCUPNet for national estimates of injury hospitalizations

Compare Colorado to national estimates

icd 9 cm diagnosis codes
ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Codes

First listed diagnosis only

these results suggest that
These results suggest that

Similar estimates for injury and poisoning hospital discharges can be obtained from NHDS and the HCUP National Inpatient Sample

States can use these tools to compare their injury hospitalization rates with national estimates

thank you
Thank You!

Holly Hedegaard, MD, MSPH

EMS and Trauma Data Program

Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment

[email protected]

(303) 692-3005

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