Table 1.

Responses to the questionnaire at baseline and after implementation of the poster, teaching sessions and governance meeting presentations

BaselinePost-intervention
How confident do you feel recognising stroke symptoms? (median (interquartile range))7 (7–8)8 (7–8)
How confident do you feel following the acute stroke pathway? (median (interquartile range))4 (3–6)8 (6–9)
Confidence score ≥8 (self-rated 1–10) in recognising stroke (% responses)3970
Confidence score ≥8 (self-rated 1–10) in using stroke pathway (% responses)7.356
Which hyperacute stroke unit (HASU) should be contacted? (% correct)6589
What is the time window for stroke thrombolysis according to guidelines? (% correct)5053
What is the time window for stroke thrombectomy according to guidelines? (% correct)3844
What is the preferred VTE prophylaxis method according to stroke guidelines? (% correct)2453
What stroke recognition tools do you know? (% responding ‘BEFAST’)056
What stroke recognition tools do you know? (% responding ‘FAST’)7635
What stroke recognition tools do you know? (% responding ‘none’)223.5
Which allied health professionals should be involved in stroke care early? (% responding PT / OT / SALT)5160