Prevent Return of Stroke Study

Completed

Phase N/A Results

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Had a stroke or TIA diagnosed within 5 years
- 40 years of age or older
- Able to participate in group education classes
- English or Spanish speaking
- Community dwelling

Exclusion Criteria

- No incidence of stroke or TIA
- Stroke or TIA occurred more than 5 years ago
- less than 40 years of age
- Cognitive or physical impairment that would preclude comprehension of a conversation and communicating as part of a group (i.e., dementia, deafness, inability to speak, aphasia)
- Self-reported terminal illness with life expectancy of less than 1 year
- Plans to relocate from New York City within one year of enrollment
- Pregnant
- Nursing home resident
- Prisoner