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Table 2 Unintentional medication discrepancies grouped according to ATC and type of discrepancy

From: Impact of a preoperative pharmaceutical consultation in scheduled orthopedic surgery on admission: a prospective observational study

ATC Omission Incorrect dose Incorrect drug No indication Incorrect frequency Total UMD
C 4 (25.0%) 4 (26.6%) 5 (33.3%) 4 (36.4%) 5 (83.3%) 22 (34.9%)
N 2 (12.5%) 7 (46.7%) 4 (26.7%) 3 (27.2%) 0 (0.0%) 16 (25.4%)
R 2 (12.5%) 0 (0.0%) 3 (20%) 2 (18.2%) 0 (0.0%) 7 (11.1%)
J 4 (25.0%) 1 (6.7%) 1 (6.7%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 6 (9.5%)
A 2 (12.5%) 1 (6.7%) 0 (0.0%) 2 (18.2%) 0 (0.0%) 5 (8.0%)
Others 2 (12.5%) 2 (13.3%) 2 (13.3%) 0 (0.0%) 1 (16.7%) 7 (11.1%)
Total UMD 16 (25.4%) 15 (23.8%) 15 (23.8%) 11 (17.5%) 6 (9.5%) 63