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Best Multi-Risk Factor Practices in the Primary Prevention of Stroke

"The Best Practices in Cardiovascular Health Promotion and Stroke Prevention Project of Ontario's Heart Health Resource Centre (2002-2003) was established to identify practices to recommend to Canadian health promoters based on a review of the recent literature and a systematic scan of practices nominated by key informants. As part of this larger project, the following literature review and scan of nominated practices was conducted to identify programs that used multiple behavioural risk factor interventions to prevent or modify stroke risk factors, especially high blood pressure, with the ultimate goal of reducing cardiovascular morbidity and mortality." [From the executive summary]



Available as a PDF file at the above URL (choose "Stroke Report").