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Prevalence of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Among Medicare Fee-For-Service Beneficiaries — United States, 2001-2018

Description
Examines prevalence of Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis among U.S. people aged 67 or more who were enrolled in Medicare Parts A and B and were not enrolled in a health maintenance organization plan. Features statistics with breakdowns by 6 levels of population density.
Author(s)
Fang Xu, Susan A. Carlson, Yong Liu, Kurt J. Greenlund
Citation
MMWR (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report), 70(19), 698–701
Date
05/2021
Type
Document
Organization
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Tagged as
Elderly population · Health conditions · Medicare · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data