Medical Health Cluster

Rural U.S.

Higher Mortality for Acute CVD Conditions at Rural U.S. Hospitals

Use of potentially beneficial therapeutic procedures was also lower at rural hospitals than at urban ones. Rural-urban health inequities have been previously documented. To evaluate rural-urban disparities in outcomes of acute myocardial infarction (AMI), heart failure, and ischemic stroke, authors performed a retrospective analysis of data from over 2 million […]

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