Table 1

Percentage of occasions when method was used to record microbiological advice

Methodology1–25%26–50%51–75%76–100%
Daybook21.6 (30/139)17.3 (24/139)16.5 (23/139)9.4 (13/139)
Request form38.8 (54/139)11.5 (16/139) 5.0 (7/139)0.7 (1/139)
Computer34.5 (48/139)12.2 (17/139) 4.3 (6/139)5.8 (8/139)
Index cards 8.6 (12/139) 2.2 (3/139) 5.0 (7/139)5.0 (7/139)