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In Reply We thank El Husseini and Goldstein for their comments and for highlighting the challenges that exist in distinguishing strokes from conditions that mimic strokes in hospitalized patients.1 The findings from their study lend support for the training of hospital personnel in accurate stroke recognition in conjunction with the development of in-hospital code stroke protocols.
Saltman AP, Kapral MK. Treating In-Hospital Stroke—Reply. JAMA Neurol. 2015;72(12):1535-1536. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2015.2669