Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

Deaths from Rheumatic heart disease

Rheumatic heart disease: Deaths

Rheumatic heart disease can result in life-threatening heart failure if the underlying cause is not treated.

Deaths from Rheumatic heart disease: 3,676 deaths (NHLBI 1999)

Death Rate Extrapolation

Death rate extrapolations for USA for Rheumatic heart disease: 3,676 per year, 306 per month, 70 per week, 10 per day, 0 per hour, 0 per minute, 0 per second. Note: this automatic extrapolation calculation uses the deaths statistic: 3,676 deaths (NHLBI 1999)

Death statistics for Rheumatic heart disease

The following are statistics from various sources about deaths and Rheumatic heart disease:

  • 1.0 deaths per 100,000 men for Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease in Australia 2001 (Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, National Mortality Database, 2003)
  • 1.5 deaths per 100,000 women for Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease in Australia 2001 (Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, National Mortality Database, 2003)

Hospitalizations for Rheumatic heart disease:

42,000 (NHLBI 1999) more about hospitazliations »

Rheumatic heart disease: Hospitalization Statistics

The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Rheumatic heart disease:

  • 0.04% (5,596) of hospital episodes were for rheumatic heart disease in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 79% of hospital consultations for rheumatic heart disease required hospital admission rheumatic heart disease in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 39% of hospital episodes for rheumatic heart disease were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 59% of hospital episodes for rheumatic heart disease were women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 20% of hospital admissions for rheumatic heart disease required emergency hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • more stats »

Premium articles about Death:

This section lists our premium articles on topics related to death. These are original authored articles on topics of great interest:

 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise