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Wed 27th August '14, 10:43pm
Harm is "an outcome that negatively affects a patient's health and/or quality of life".

Adverse event is "an event which results in unintended harm to the patient, and is related to the care and/or services provided to the patient, rather than to the patient's underlying medical conditions."

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