The PREVENTS Trial: The Preventing Recurrent Events in Veterans Navigating Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA) or Stroke Trial "PREVENTS"


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Well-documented history of stroke or TIA
- Age 21 years or older
- Continuity of care in the primary care or neurology clinics, defined as at least 1 visit in either clinic during the past 1 year
- On hypertensive and/or lipid-lowering agents
- A score of >16 on the Mini-Mental Status Exam-
- Ability to exercise (assessed by time to get up and go).
Exclusion Criteria
- Limited life expectancy due to a severe non-CVD related comorbid terminal illness such as cancer
- No telephone number at which patient can be reached
- Plans to relocate within the next 6 months
- Inability to communicate over the telephone due to severe cognitive impairment or aphasia