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


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- diagnosed with stroke or TIA
- treated with any combination of anti-platelet, antihypertensive, and/or lipid-modifying drugs; at least one of which started over the past month
- living in the community

Exclusion Criteria

- severe disability (modified Rankin Scale (mRS) ≥ 4)
- patients unable to consent
- patients with no facility to be reminded by SMS or voicemail message