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Title:
   Trends in the Use of Diuretics to Treat Hypertension, 1997 and 2003
Product type:
   Statistical Brief 120
MEPS component:
   Household Component
Publication date:
   March 14, 2006
Description:
   This Statistical Brief presents estimates based on data from the Household Component of the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS-HC) on trends from 1997 to 2003 in diuretic use among adults ages 18 and older in the U.S. civilian noninstitutionalized population, by age, sex, race/ethnicity, income, insurance status, education, and health status.
Author(s):
   Alok Doshi, MBA and G. Edward Miller, PhD
Agency:
   Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Source:
   Web Only
MEPS Topics:
   Medical Conditions, Priority Conditions -- High Blood Pressure, Priority Conditions -- General, Health Status, Prescription Drugs, Quality of Health Care
PDF link:
   data_files/publications/st120/stat120.pdf (104 KB)
HTML link:
   data_files/publications/st120/stat120.shtml
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