Trends in Rates of Perforated Appendix, 2001-2010
Provides data on appendicitis overall and the potentially avoidable perforated appendix. Table 1 provides 2010 data by urban and rural location. Figure 5 provide trends in the rate of perforated appendix for urban and rural locations from 2004 to 2010.
Marguerite L. Barrett, Anika L. Hines, Roxanne M. Andrews
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Healthcare quality · Hospitals · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data