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Variation in the Rate of Cesarean Section Across U.S. Hospitals, 2013

Description
Provides data on the rate of total and low-risk C-sections across U.S. hospitals in 2013, looking at variations in C-section rates by hospital characteristics. Figure 3 provides data for metropolitan, micropolitan, and rural hospitals.
Author(s)
Kamila Mistry, Kathryn R. Fingar, Anne Elixhauser
Date
09/2016
Type
Document
Organization
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Tagged as
Healthcare quality · Hospitals · Prenatal care and obstetrics · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data