Short Message Service (SMS) Reminders for Stroke Secondary Preventative Medications


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Secondary preventative medications are prescribed to reduce the risk of recurrent stroke following ischaemic stroke. However, continuation rates can be as low as 50% and are likely to be multifactorial. One factor will be patients forgetting to take the medication or a reduced appreciation of the importance of the medication as the time from the stroke passes. Numerous approaches to improve persistence to...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 29 January 2016.

1 Jan 2015 8 Jan 2015 1 Oct 2015 1 Oct 2015 1 Jan 2016 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Supportive Care
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment