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Table 5 Seriousness classification of medication errors (MEs), adverse drug events (ADEs), and potential ADEs

From: Incidence of medication errors in a Moroccan medical intensive care unit

Classification ME ADEs Potential ADEs
  (n = 492) (n = 8) (n = 113)
Category A 371 0 0
Category B 109 0 109
Category C 2 0 2
Category D 2 0 2
Category E 0 0 0
Category F 0 0 0
Category G 1 1 0
Category H 5 5 0
Category I 2 2 0
  1. Seriousness of ADEs was classified on categories according to WHO classification [22]