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Table 3 Patient harm by error type

From: Medication errors related to transdermal opioid patches: lessons from a regional incident reporting system

Error type No harm Harm
   Nonserious Serious
Omission of dose: n = 20 12 8 0
Wrong time: n = 67 59 8 0
Wrong dose: n = 34 27 6 1
Wrong transcription: n = 9 8 1 0
Wrong technique: n = 3 2 1 0
Wrong route of administration: n = 1 0 0 1
Remaining error types 17 0 0
SUM: n = 151 125 24 2