Effect of peer education on stroke prevention: the prevent recurrence of all inner-city strokes through education randomized controlled trial.

@article{Kronish2014EffectOP,
  title={Effect of peer education on stroke prevention: the prevent recurrence of all inner-city strokes through education randomized controlled trial.},
  author={Ian M. Kronish and Judith Zahava Goldfinger and Rennie M Negron and Kezhen Fei and Stanley Tuhrim and Guedy Arniella and Carol R. Horowitz},
  journal={Stroke},
  year={2014},
  volume={45 11},
  pages={3330-6}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Efforts to reduce disparities in recurrent stroke among Black and Latino stroke survivors have met with limited success. We aimed to determine the effect of peer education on secondary stroke prevention among predominantly minority stroke survivors. METHODS Between 2009 and 2012, we enrolled 600 stroke or transient ischemic attack survivors from diverse, low-income communities in New York City into a 2-arm randomized clinical trial that compared a 6 week (1 session/week… CONTINUE READING
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