Ambulatory Care Sensitive Condition Hospitalizations Among Rural Children (Brief)
Reports results from a study examining children's inpatient hospitalizations for ambulatory care sensitive conditions (ACSCs), rural residence, poverty, health insurance, and physician supply. Admission rates for five conditions were examined: asthma, diabetes short-term complications, gastroenteritis, urinary tract infection and perforated appendix.
Upper Midwest Rural Health Research Center
Michelle Casey, Alana Knudson, Michele Burlew, Gestur Davidson