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Table 7 AE types by age groups, percent distribution (%)

From: Incidence of adverse events in an integrated US healthcare system: a retrospective observational study of 82,784 surgical hospitalizations

Age groups (yrs) Care management Transfusion Clinical support services Falls Medications Invasive-procedural Other Total RAEs
18-24 19.51 16.03 10.45 4.53 15.33 20.21 13.94 287
25-44 19.73 9.37 13.81 8.17 18.89 18.60 11.42 1,419
45-64 20.78 10.41 12.20 8.49 20.20 17.24 10.70 3,075
65-84 21.09 13.01 12.75 9.23 18.78 17.94 7.19 1,906
85 and above 27.81 14.20 8.88 11.24 14.20 15.98 7.69 169
Overall (%, sum) 20.77 11.25 12.53 8.53 19.18 17.81 9.93 6,856