Percentage of patients 18 years of age and older who were discharged alive for acute myocardial infarction (AMI), coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) or percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI) in the 12 months prior to the measurement period, or who had an active diagnosis of ischemic vascular disease (IVD) during the measurement period, and who had documentation of use of aspirin or another antithrombotic during the measurement period.
A patient will be in the denominator when they have all of the following-
- An age 18 years or older
- A visit during your reporting period
- An Ischemic Vascular Disease diagnosis with an Onset Date during your reporting period OR an Acute Myocardial Infarction diagnosis with an Onset Date within the last 12 months prior to the Start Date of your reporting period
A patient will be in the numerator when they have all of the following-
- An Aspirin or Other Anti-thrombotics medication with a Started date within your reporting period