Intervention for Stroke Survivors and Their Spousal Caregivers

Completed

Phase N/A Results

Summary of Purpose

This is an interdisciplinary, intervention study with stroke survivors and their spousal caregivers after discharge from a rehabilitation unit. It will determine whether couples receiving home visits from nurses and therapists over a 6 month period demonstrate better function and less psychological distress than couples who receive information by mail. All couples are visited every 3 months by a nurse who...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 2 March 2007.

1 Jul 2001 12 Sep 2005 Unavailable 1 Sep 2005 1 Mar 2007 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind
  • Purpose: Educational/Counseling/Training
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment

Contacts

  • Kyler Godwin, Research Coordinator University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Center on Aging 6901 Bertner Ave., Room 630 Houston, TX 77030 713-500-9170 713-500-0266 fax

    Sharon.K.Ostwald@uth.tmc.edu