Implementing Evidence in the Detection and Treatment of Post Stroke Depression


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Aim 1 - veterans with ischemic stroke hospitalized at any of the VISN 8 or 11 facilities during the 18th month enrollment period.
- Aim 2 - veterans hospitalized at the Indianapolis or Gainesville VAMC's.

Exclusion Criteria

- Aim 1 - none
- Aim 2 - 18 or younger, unable to speak or understand English, severe cognitive impairments, no access to telephone, not willing to follow-up at VA for outpatient care, unwilling to participate in interviews and/or life expectancy less than 6 months.