Visits to office-based physicians by Hispanic persons United States, 1980-81 by Gloria J Gardocki

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  • Hispanic Americans -- Health and hygiene -- Statistics

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Other titlesVisits to office based physicians by Hispanic persons
Statementby Gloria J. Gardocki
SeriesDHHS publication -- no. (PHS) 87-1250, NCHS advancedata -- no. 129
ContributionsNational Center for Health Statistics (U.S.)
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Pagination12 p. ;
Number of Pages12
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Open LibraryOL14907971M

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Nov 06,  · Paper copies of Advance Data reports may be available for review in a Federal Depository external icon or Characteristics of Prepaid Plan Visits to Office-Based Physicians: United States, 20 pp.

(PHS) pdf Visits to Office-Based Physicians by Hispanic Persons: United States, Gardocki, G. February 17, National Health Statistics Reports Number September 19, Hypertension control was indicated at a lower percentage of hypertensive visits made by non-Hispanic black persons (%) than hypertensive visits made by all other visits to office-based physicians were made by those with hypertension (5).

Results: An estimated million (95% confidence interval, to million) visits for medication-related morbidity were made to office-based physicians in the United States duringrepresenting an annual rate of visits per 1, by: Dec 12,  · Duringan estimated million office-based physician visits were made in the United States (3,4).

The overall rate was office-based physician visits per persons. Visit rates differed by age and sex. The visit rate for infants and older adults was. Age Differences in Visits to Office-based Physicians by Adults With Hypertension: United States, Ashman JJ, Rui P, Schappert SM.

KEY FINDINGS: Data from the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey •The percentage of all adult visits to office-based physicians made by adults with hypertension increased with age, from 9% for those aged 18 Cited by: 4. Jan 19,  · Characteristics of Office-based Physician Visits, ; Mental Health-related Physician Office Visits by Adults Aged 18 and Over: United States, –; Characteristics of Visits to Primary Care Physicians by Adults Diagnosed with Hypertension: Findings from the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey pdf icon [PDF – KB].

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