SMART (School-aged Children Making Healthy Choices And Recognizing sTroke) "SMART"

Enrolling by invitation

Phase N/A Results N/A

Trial Description

A stroke awareness program for school-aged children to learn the signs/symptoms of stroke, teach their parents and make healthy life-style choices.

Detailed Description

1. To educate school-aged children, grades 9th through 12th on the F.A.S.T. (Face, Arm, Speech and Time) acronym, additional signs and symptoms of stroke and the need for immediate activation of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) by calling 911.
2. To improve adults' stroke literacy through educating their children in grades 9th through 12th.

Conditions

Interventions

  • SMART Education Other
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: SMART
    Description: The intervention group of school-aged children will receive education on the F.A.S.T. (Face, Arm, Speech and Time) acronym, additional signs and symptoms of stroke and the need for immediate activation of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) by calling 911.

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Non-Randomized
  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Prevention
  • Intervention: Crossover Assignment

Outcomes

Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary Child Improved Stroke Literacy 3 weeks No
Secondary Adult Improved Stroke Literacy 3 weeks No

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