Table 2

 Accuracy and extent of handover information recall by ED staff at Heartlands using the DeMIST format

Completed handoversAverage number ofAverage number ofAverage accuracy of
(recording andinformation packetspackets recalled byrecalled packets of
questionnaires)given by crew (range)ED staff (range)information (range)
1010 (7–15)4.9 (0–8)49.2% (0–87.5%)