Table 1

Search strategies and terms

1Hazard or medical error or medical mistake or close call or harm or adverse event or near miss or mishap or incident or critical incident or medication error or errorAdverse event or incident or medical error or near miss or patient safety or mistake or close call
2Or general practice or family practice or community practice or ambulatory careOr family practice or general practice or family medicine or ambulatory care or family physician
3Reporting system or monitoring system or patient safety system or patient safetySafety system or reporting system or reporting or monitoring system or taxonomy or error reporting or event report
41 and 2 and 31 and 2 and 3
5Remove duplicates from 4Remove duplicates from 4