Tailored Intervention to Improve Patient Adherence to Secondary Stroke Prevention Medication


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Age: 18 years or older
- Patient admitted or receiving ambulatory treatment for an acute transient ischemic attack or ischemic stroke which has occurred within the previous 30 days.
- The patient or a carer usually dispenses the patient's medications
- Written consent

Exclusion Criteria

- Cognitive or physical impairment that would preclude comprehension of a conversation
- Terminal illness
- Lives in a care home or an institution
- Receives dose dispensed medicine from a pharmacy
- Medicine is dispensed by a nurse in the patient's home
- Correctional mental health patients