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IVP-2.3 Emergency department visits for nonfatal traumatic brain injuries (rate)

Numerator: Number of initial emergency department visits for nonfatal traumatic brain injuries among the injury ED subset that were not admitted to the hospital or transferred to another facility.

Denominator Statement: Number of persons

Measure Set: HP 2020

Data Source: National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NHAMCS); Population Estimates, U.S. Census BureauOrganizational Surveys, Population & Demographic Data

Target Population: All Individuals

Categories: Access to and quality of health care services, Health Service Utilization, Health service utilization: Diagnosis, treatment, and hospitalization

Additional Information: https://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/topics-objectives

Keywords: Emergency Department (ED) Use

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