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Table 2 Surgical instrument packaging errors by different hierarchies of nurses

From: Errors in packaging surgical instruments based on a surgical instrument tracking system: an observational study

Hierarchy Total package (%) Package with errors (%) Error rate
N1 13,512 (39.9%) 276 (69.4%) 2.04%*
N2 11,425 (33.8%) 87 (21.8%) 0.76%
N3 8902 (26.3%) 35 (8.8%) 0.39%
  1. *p < 0.05