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Table 1 Practices included

From: Prevalence and consequences of patient safety incidents in general practice in the Netherlands: a retrospective medical record review study

Number of residents in city of practice  
<5000 7
5000 - 30,000 6
30,000 - 100,000 2
>100,000 5
Practice type  
Solo (1 GP) 2
Duo (2 GPs) 4
Group Practice (>2 GPs) 8
Health Centre (also other primary care professions in the same building) 6
Number of GPs in practice  
1 2
2 4
3 3
4 6
7 4
8 1
Average number of patients per practice (SD) 6,433 (2,864)
Practice is a teaching practice for healthcare workers 20
Patient characteristics  
Gender  
Male 425
Female 575
Age (%)  
0 to 24 20
25 to 49 32
50 to 74 36
75 to 100 12
Polypharmacy (>5 present medications) 160
Patient at risk 185
Average number of contacts with the practice per year (SD) 8.4 (7.1)