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(2012) included only cases with a first-listed diagnosis of hyperthermia, whereas we included cases if acute heat illness was one of any listed.
Hospitalization rates for any-listed diagnosis of Crohn's disease were two times higher than those for a first-listed diagnosis from 2003 to 2007 and three times higher from 2008 to 2013 (Figure 1).
To assist in characterizing the public health impact of epilepsy in the United States, CDC analyzed data from the National Hospital Discharge Survey (NHDS) for 1988-1992 to estimate the number of hospitalizations for which epilepsy was the first-listed diagnosis.
Hospice patients usually were admitted with specific diagnoses; 65% of hospice patients were admitted with a first-listed diagnosis of malignant neoplasms, and 10% were admitted with a diagnosis involving heart disease.
Chronic liver disease appeared as the first-listed diagnosis in an estimated 72,232 hospitalizations in 1989 (Table 2).