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Title:
   Expenditures for Treatment of Hypertension among Adults Age 18 and Older, 2008: Estimates for the U.S. Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population
Product type:
   Statistical Brief 337
MEPS component:
   Household Component
Publication date:
   September 1, 2011
Revised date:
   September 27, 2011  Update note
Description:
   This Statistical Brief presents estimates based on the Household Component of the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey on the use of and expenditures for all medical care, ambulatory care, and prescribed medicines to treat hypertension among the U.S. civilian noninstitutionalized population. Average annual estimates for 2008 are shown by type of service and source of payment.
Author(s):
   Karen E. Davis, MA
Agency:
   Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Source:
   Web Only
MEPS Topics:
   Priority Conditions -- High Blood Pressure, Health Care Costs/Expenditures, Medical Expenditures
PDF link:
   data_files/publications/st337/stat337.pdf (145 KB)
HTML link:
   data_files/publications/st337/stat337.shtml
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