A Post Discharge Intervention to Improve Stroke Outcomes


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

Diagnosis of ischemic stroke. NIH Stroke Scale score >1. Discharged to home from the acute care hospital, or discharged to home within 4 weeks from a short term skilled nursing facility (SNF) or acute rehabilitation facility.
Live within 25 miles of the study site. English speaking. Do not have an endarterectomy planned at the time of discharge to home.

Exclusion Criteria

Has other illness that would dominate post-stroke care (e.g., terminal diagnosis, dialysis patient, severe dementia/Alzheimer's disease).