Echocardiogram Utilization Among Rural and Urban Veterans
Reports on a study of echocardiogram usage of veterans in urban, rural, and highly rural areas of the U.S. Analyzes data by sex, race, and comorbidity and looks at the distance of rural veterans to the nearest VA Medical Center (VAMC).
Kingston Okrah, Mary Vaughan-Sarrazin, Peter Kaboli, Peter Cram
Journal of Rural Health, 28(2), 211-220
Access · Cardiovascular disease · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Veterans