Table 2

‚ÄÉType of surgical specialty in which regional anaesthesia incidents occurred

Type of surgical specialtyNumber of incidents%
Obstetrics6526
Orthopaedics4618
Urology4016
Vascular surgery2912
General surgery2711
Ophthalmology239
Plastic surgery104
Gynaecology42
Not stated31
Chronic pain31
Paediatric general surgery1<1
Cardiothoracic surgery1<1
Total252100