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Table 1 Characteristic of cases and calls

From: Malpractice claimed calls within the Swedish Healthcare Direct: a descriptive – comparative case study

  2011–2018 2003–2010
Gender, male/female 14/16
5 unknown
19/14
Age, median/mean (range) 39/45 (10 months to 86 years)
17 cases no info. on age, 2 mentioned as children.
41/48 (1 to 80 years)
Number of calls in each case (i.e., some cases made more than one call) 1 call 18 cases 1 call 11 cases
2 calls 11 cases 2 calls 10 cases
3 calls 4 cases 3 calls 4 cases
4 calls 2 cases  
Total cases/calls 35/60 33/45