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Echocardiogram Utilization Among Rural and Urban Veterans

Description
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).
Author(s)
Kingston Okrah, Mary Vaughan-Sarrazin, Peter Kaboli, Peter Cram
Citation
Journal of Rural Health, 28(2), 211-220
Date
03/2012
Type
Document
Tagged as
Access · Cardiovascular disease · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Veterans