Main Outcome Measures
List of abbreviations:ED (emergency department), NIHSS (National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale), NPV (negative predictive value), PPV (positive predictive value), RN (registered nurse), ROC (receiver operating characteristic), SLP (speech-language pathologist), SST (swallowing screening tool), TIA (transient ischemic attack), VFSS (videofluoroscopic swallowing study)
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Supported by a Merit Award (award no. 1I0RX00121) from the Rehabilitation Research and Development of the Veterans Affairs Office of Research and Development Service. The views expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of the Department of Veterans Affairs or the University of Texas School of Public Health. The full study protocol can be accessed at the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Disclosures: S.K.D., S.P., J.C.R., and R.O.M. received salary support from the Merit Award (award no. 1I0RX00121) from the Rehabilitation Research and Development of the Veterans Affairs Office of Research and Development Service. J.A.A. has nothing to disclose.