Social Network Group Counseling for High Blood Pressure

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MAHigh Blood Pressure+1 MoreSocial Network Group Counseling - Other
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will compare whether a social network intervention or individual hypertension counseling is more effective in reducing blood pressure after stroke.

Eligible Conditions
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Stroke

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 3 months

3 months
Achievement of post-stroke hypertension treatment goal
Change in Systolic Blood Pressure
Patient reported physical function

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Individual Counseling
1 of 2
Social Network Counseling
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

60 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Social Network Group Counseling · No Placebo Group · N/A

Social Network Counseling
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Social Network Group Counseling · Intervention Types: Other
Individual Counseling
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Individual Counseling · Intervention Types: Other

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 3 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

Brigham and Women's HospitalLead Sponsor
1,498 Previous Clinical Trials
10,483,125 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have had a stroke within the past 7 days.

Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
How old are they?
18 - 65100.0%
What site did they apply to?
Brigham and Women's Hospital100.0%
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria50.0%
Did not meet criteria50.0%

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the greatest number of subjects enrolled in this medical experiment?

"Affirmative. Reports on verify that this trial, which was initially launched at the end of May 2022 is actively recruiting for 60 patients from a single medical facility." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Is the door open to individuals seeking this clinical trial?

" shows that this specific study is actively recruiting patients, having been published on May 31st 2022 and updated most recently on June 30th 2022." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.