Kids Identifying and Defeating Stroke (KIDS): development and implementation of a multiethnic health education intervention to increase stroke awareness among middle school students and their parents.

@article{Conley2010KidsIA,
  title={Kids Identifying and Defeating Stroke (KIDS): development and implementation of a multiethnic health education intervention to increase stroke awareness among middle school students and their parents.},
  author={Kathleen Mullen Conley and Jennifer Juhl Majersik and Nicole R. Gonzales and Katherine E Maddox and Jennifer K Pary and Devin L Brown and Lemuel A. Moye and Nina Espinosa and James C. Grotta and Lewis Morgenstern},
  journal={Health promotion practice},
  year={2010},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={95-103}
}
The Kids Identifying and Defeating Stroke (KIDS) project is a 3-year prospective, randomized, controlled, multiethnic school-based intervention study. Project goals include increasing knowledge of stroke signs and treatment and intention to immediately call 911 among Mexican American (MA) and non-Hispanic White (NHW) middle school students and their parents. This article describes the design, implementation, and interim evaluation of this theory-based intervention. Intervention students… CONTINUE READING