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Spatial Analysis of Health Care Utilization among Medicare Beneficiaries with Coal Workers' Pneumoconiosis and Other Related Pneumoconiosis

Description
Results of a study to determine and map the geographical distribution of healthcare utilization patterns among 8,625 Medicare beneficiaries with black lung disease (CWP) and other related respiratory diseases from 2011-2014. Features statistics with breakdowns by type of coal work-related disease and county-level maps showing healthcare utilization rates for beneficiaries with CWP or other related pneumoconiosis as the diagnosis.
Author(s)
Ahmed A. Arif, Claudio Owusu, Rajib Paul, et al.
Date
04/2021
Type
Document
Organization
Rural and Underserved Health Research Center
Tagged as
Appalachia · Chronic respiratory conditions · Occupational health and safety · Statistics and data