Table 3

Severity of medication events

n (%)
1. A. Unsafe condition35 (6)
2. B. Near-miss event146 (25)
 B1. Near-miss (chance)2
 B2. Near-miss (active recovery efforts)144
 Not categorised further0
3. Event without harm282 (47)
 C. No harm, no increased monitoring164
 D. No harm, increased monitoring89
 Not categorised further29
4. Event with harm78 (13)
 E. Temporary harm, required treatment68
 F. Temporary harm, required (prolonged) hospitalisation9
 G. Permanent harm0
 H. Near death0
 I. Death0
 Not categorised further1
Unknown impact on patient56 (9)