Table 24-1.

2012 National HCUP Statistics: Mean Hospital Charges, In-Hospital Death Rates, and Mean Length of Stay for Various Cardiovascular Procedures

ProcedureMean Hospital Charges, $In-Hospital Death Rate, %Mean Length of Stay, dICD-9-CM Procedure Codes
Total vascular and cardiac surgery and procedures78 8972.936.135–39, 00.50–00.51, 00.53–00.55, 00.61–00.66
Cardiac revascularization (bypass)149 4801.449.236.1–36.3
PCI70 0271.313.200.66
Cardiac catheterization47 8621.043.937.21–37.23
Pacemakers74 5151.245.137.7–37.8, 00.50, 00.53
Implantable defibrillators152 3840.435.437.94–37.99, 00.51, 00.54
Endarterectomy38 8470.322.638.12
Valves190 1943.4011.035.1–35.2, 35.99
Heart transplantations676 3286.5439.837.51
  • HCUP indicates Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project; ICD-9-CM, International Classification of Diseases, Clinical Modification, 9th Revision; and PCI, percutaneous coronary intervention.

  • Data derived from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, HCUP Nationwide Inpatient Sample, 2012.