Total number of discharges for CABG for inpatients age 18 and older
1. CABG is identified as the following procedure code recorded in any position of the procedure code fields:
2. Age at admission 18 years and older
3. Sex recorded as male or female
4. Admission to an acute care institution (Facility Type Code = 1)5. Canadian resident (Canadian postal code)
Exclusions: Procedures coded as out of hospital and abandoned after onset2.
Newborn, stillbirth or cadaveric donor records (Admission Category = N, R or S)