Secondary Prevention and Health Promotion After Stroke
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01466907|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 8, 2011
Last Update Posted : January 23, 2014
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Stroke||Other: Secondary prevention, supportive counselling Other: Standard care until one year follow-up|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||597 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Secondary Prevention and Health Promotion After Stroke A Nurse-led Randomized Controlled Open Trial|
|Study Start Date :||February 2008|
|Primary Completion Date :||February 2010|
|Study Completion Date :||April 2010|
Active Comparator: Intervention group
Control of secondary prevention at three months and one year after stroke and referral to physician if medical interventions are needed. Assessment of functional status and self-reports on health outcome. Supportive counselling provided.
Other: Secondary prevention, supportive counselling
Patients' self-reports on Mobility, Self Care, Usual activities, Pain/Discomfort, Anxiety/Depression, Health Outcome were registered. Health problems were assessed. Secondary prevention was controlled by measuring blood pressure, Cholesterol levels, HbA1c, Weight to estimate nutritional status. Functional status was assessed. Supportive counselling was provided. Referral was sent to physician if medical interventions were needed.
Standard care with no outlined follow-up until one year after stroke. Control of secondary prevention after one year after stroke and referral to physician if medical interventions are needed. Follow-up one year after stroke according to the same protocol as the intervention group.
Other: Standard care until one year follow-up
No intervention three months after stroke. Assessment one year after stroke and comparison with the intervention group.
- Risk factors and health outcome compared between intervention group and control group [ Time Frame: Baseline to one year after stroke for both groups. ]Outcome for both groups after one year was measured as the proportion of risk factors sufficiently treated, the patients' self-reports on health outcome and comparison between the intervention group and the control group.
- Risk factors and health outcome at two follow-ups. [ Time Frame: Baseline to one year after stroke ]Comparison of health outcome at three months and one year after stroke in the intervention group.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01466907
|Skåne University Hospital|
|Malmö, Sweden, 205 02|
|Principal Investigator:||Ann-Cathrin Jönsson, PhD||Department of Health Sciences, Lund University|