Nurse-Led Intervention to Improve Knowledge of Medications in Survivors of Stroke or Transient Ischemic Attack: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial

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Olaiya, Muideen T. ; Cadilhac, Dominique A. ; Kim, Joosup ; Ung, David ; Nelson, Mark R. ; Srikanth, Velandai K. ; Bladin, Christopher F. ; Gerraty, Richard P. ; Fitzgerald, Sharyn M. ; Phan, Thanh G. ; Frayne, Judith ; Thrift, Amanda G. (2016)
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Neurology, volume 7 (issn: 1664-2295, eissn: 1664-2295)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3389/fneur.2016.00205, pmc: PMC5114293
  • Subject: Clinical Trial | secondary prevention | Neuroscience | stroke | patient medication knowledge | randomized controlled trial | nursing intervention

Introduction Limited evidence exists on effective interventions to improve knowledge of preventive medications in patients with chronic diseases, such as stroke. We investigated the effectiveness of a nurse-led intervention, where a component was to improve knowledge... View more