You cannot rule out stroke if you do not
The "THINK STROKE" Campaign was launched during World Pediatric Stroke Awareness Week 2016. This after two years of planning and collaboration with Emergency Medical Professionals and Pediatric Neurologists who specialize in pediatric stroke.
There is a serious lack of awareness for pediatric stroke among emergency medical professionals - including paramedics, emergency medical technicians, emergency room physicians, emergency room nurses, school nurses...
Another issue that prevents the quick treatment for stroke among infants and children up to 18 years of age is the lack of awareness among parents.