Table 2

Incidents (adverse events and near misses) in relation to the number of patient contacts

Number of patients treatedAdverse events
n (%)
Near misses
n (%)
Total of incidents
n (%)
Infusion therapy302233 (1.1)47 (1.6)80 (2.7)
Parenteral nutrition10344 (0.4)9 (0.9)13 (1.3)
Morphine pumps181120 (1.1)27 (1.5)47 (2.6)
Total586757 (1.0)83 (1.4)140 (2.4)