Emma F van Bussel

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BACKGROUND Cardiovascular risk factors are associated with an increased risk of dementia. We assessed whether a multidomain intervention targeting these factors can prevent dementia in a population of community-dwelling older people. METHODS In this open-label, cluster-randomised controlled trial, we recruited individuals aged 70-78 years through(More)
BACKGROUND Cardiovascular prevention programmes are increasingly being offered to older people. To achieve the proposed benefits, adherence is crucial. Understanding the reasons for adherence and non-adherence can improve preventive care. AIM To gain insight into what motivates older people living in the community to partake in a cardiovascular prevention(More)
INTRODUCTION In the Canadian province of Alberta access and quality of stroke care were suboptimal, especially in remote areas. The government introduced the Alberta Provincial Stroke Strategy (APSS) in 2005, an integrated strategy to improve access to stroke care, quality and efficiency which utilizes telehealth. RESEARCH QUESTION What is the process(More)
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