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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Utilizing the RESCUE Stroke Caregiver Website to Enhance Discharge Planning
Principal Investigator:

Constance Uphold

Location: Gainesville, FL
Congressional District Code: 6
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: August 2014 - March 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $0
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Background: Caregiver depression is common following a family member's stroke and is a major contributorof survivor's hospital readmission and institutionalization. Researchers have consistently found thatinterventions to help caregivers resolve problems are effective in reducing depressive symptoms. However,these problem-solving interventions have been underused in practice because they involve multiple, in-personor telephone sessions and require large amounts of staff time to implement.To over...

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