Asthma in Australia 2005
Re-attendance rate for asthma within 28 days, all ages, New South Wales and Victoria, 2000–03
Note: Asthma classified according to ICD-10-AM codes J45 & J46.
Sources: NSW Inpatients Statistical Collection and NSW Emergency Department Data Collection, Centre for Epidemiology and Research, NSW Department of Health; Victorian Admitted Episodes Dataset (VAED) and Victorian Emergency Minimum Dataset (VEMD), Victorian Department of Human Services.
|Health service attendance||
Re-admitted to hospital
95% CI of stacked bar
|Admitted to hospital||5.1||1.9||
|Admitted to hospital or visited ED||4.4||3.5||
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