Table 1

Kirkpatrick levels and outcome measures

Kirkpatrick levelDescriptionSource of dataOutcome measure
1Participant reactions
Online questionnaire
Median self-perceived usefulness and treatment success
3Behavioural change
Thrombolysis registry
Door-to-needle time, onset to treatment time
4Patient outcome

Thrombolysis registry

Dichotomised mRS scores (‘excellent’, ‘good’ and ‘worst’)*, no symptoms and all-cause mortality 90 days poststroke
  • *No symptoms=0; excellent=mRS 0–1; good=mRS 0–2; worst=mRS 5–6.

  • mRS, modified Rankin scale.