Table 2Types of events and preventability

vents and preventabilityN%
Adverse events79
 Definitely preventable4
 Probably preventable3
Potential adverse event3846
 Definitely preventable28
 Probably preventable9
Error without injury2632
 Definitely preventable32
 Probably preventable6
None of the above1113
Total82100

From: Physician-Reported Adverse Events and Medical Errors in Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Advances in Patient Safety: New Directions and Alternative Approaches (Vol. 1: Assessment).
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