Table 3

 Errors not evaluated via the audit checklist but voluntarily disclosed by clinical staff without prompting by the research nurse

Additional errorsNumber
Skin/air temperature controls on isolettes set inappropriately leading to overheating of infants6
Pharmacy medication form not updated with current weight and medications3
Laboratory tests were sent but none were ordered or desired2
Patient not weighed>1
Patient missed a dose of medication1
Premature infant’s milk was mixed with incorrect additives1
Clinical team unable to locate infectious disease consultant’s note while trying to clarify the appropriate antibiotic regimen for an infant1
Medication administered that was not ordered for the patient1
Pharmacy sheets included medications that the patient was no longer receiving1
Total no of errors detected>17