Stroke COunseling for Risk REduction "SCORRE"

Recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Trial Description

The purpose of this study is to test the efficacy of the Stroke Counseling for Risk Reduction (SCORRE) intervention in increasing accuracy of perceived stroke risk and promoting lifestyle behavior change to reduce stroke risk in young adult African Americans.

Conditions

Interventions

  • SCORRE Behavioral
    Intervention Desc: 3 components based on the Health Belief Model
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: SCORRE group
    Description: Stroke risk factor brochure, stroke champions video, counseling on accuracy of perceived stroke risk and strategies to reduce stroke risk, weekly motivational health behavior tips (for physical activity, diet, or smoking cessation) text messages for 8 weeks.
  • Attention-Control Activity Behavioral
    Intervention Desc: sexual health education
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Attention Control Group
    Description: Sexual health education brochure and Safe in the City video, weekly sexual health tips text messages for 8 weeks.

Outcomes

Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary Accuracy of perceived stroke risk immediately post-intervention
Primary Targeted health behaviors 8 weeks

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