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Title:
   Trends in Statin Use in the Civilian Noninstitutionalized Medicare Population, 1997 and 2002
Product type:
   Statistical Brief 97
MEPS component:
   Household Component
Publication date:
   September 27, 2005
Description:
   This Statistical Brief presents data from the Household Component of the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS-HC) on statin use in the U.S. civilian noninstitutionalized Medicare population in 1997 and 2002. Estimates are presented for subgroups of the Medicare population defined by age, race/ethnicity, sex, poverty status, insurance status, and health status.
Author(s):
   G. Edward Miller, PhD and Marie N. Stagnitti, MPA
Agency:
   Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Source:
   Web Only
MEPS Topics:
   Priority Conditions -- High Cholesterol, Preventive Care, Health Status, Medicare/Medicaid/SCHIP, Prescription Drugs, Health Insurance -- Individually Purchased
PDF link:
   data_files/publications/st97/stat97.pdf (158 KB)
HTML link:
   data_files/publications/st97/stat97.shtml
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