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Table 3 Nature of no-harm incidents

From: Retrospective record review in proactive patient safety work – identification of no-harm incidents

Nature of no-harm incidents Total n (%) Preventable n (%)
Drug, related to nursing care 40 (33.9) 40 (100)
Drug, related to medical care 26 (22.0) 18 (69.2)
Nursing care, excluding drugs 18 (15.3) 13 (72.2)
System related 12 (10.2) 12 (100)
Anaesthesia related 10 (8.5) 3 (30.0)
Surgical and invasive procedures 7 (5.9) 4 (57.1)
Diagnostics related 3 (2.5) 3 (100)
Treatment excluding drugs and surgical procedures 2 (1.7) 1 (50.0)
Total 118 94