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Title:
   Trends in the Five Most Costly Conditions among the U.S. Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population, 2002 and 2012
Product type:
   Statistical Brief 470
MEPS component:
   Household Component
Publication date:
   April 21, 2015
Description:
   This Statistical Brief presents data from the MEPS-HC regarding medical expenditures associated with the top five most costly conditions in 2002 and 2012, that were determined by totaling and ranking the expenses for the medical care delivered for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic conditions.
Author(s):
   Anita Soni, PhD, MBA
Agency:
   Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Source:
   Web Only
MEPS Topics:
   Doctors, Separately Billing, Emergency Room Visits/Use/Events and Expenditures, Health Care Costs/Expenditures, Medical Conditions, Medicare/Medicaid/SCHIP, Mental Health, Prescription Drugs, Priority Conditions -- Asthma, Priority Conditions -- Cancer, Priority Conditions -- Emphysema and Bronchitis , Priority Conditions -- General, Priority Conditions -- Heart Conditions
PDF link:
   data_files/publications/st470/stat470.pdf (491 KB)
HTML link:
   data_files/publications/st470/stat470.shtml
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