BDBS-16 Joint Disease

Measure: Reduce the proportion of persons with severe hemophilia who have >4 joint bleeds per year.

Data Source: Community Counts, CDC Public Health Surveillance in Bleeding Disorders Patient Registry

2015 Baseline: 17.4%

Calculation:
Numerator: The number of severe hemophilia patients with more than four joint bleeds since the last surveillance visit.
Denominator: The number of severe hemophilia patients.

2015 Conclusion: 17.4% of patients with severe hemophilia have >4 joint bleeds per year.