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Table 4 Underlying causes of adverse events

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

Main category Code Frequency
Technical External 0
  Design 2
  Construction 1
  Materials 1
Human External 5
  Clinical decision 29
  Qualifications 1
  Coordination 31
  Verification 18
  Intervention 8
  Guarding the process 84
Organisational External 16
  Protocols 46
  Knowledge transfer 1
  Management priorities 0
  Culture 24
Patient-related Patient-related factor 81
Other   0