Affiliation: Columbia University
- 'Hip-hop' stroke: a stroke educational program for elementary school children living in a high-risk communityOlajide Williams
Department of Neurology, Harlem Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
Stroke 39:2809-16. 2008..We describe a stroke literacy program that teaches elementary school children in high-risk communities to recognize stroke and form an urgent action plan; we then present results of an intervention study using the program...
- Long-term learning of stroke knowledge among children in a high-risk communityOlajide Williams
Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
Neurology 79:802-6. 2012..To evaluate the effect of Hip Hop Stroke, a school-based multimedia musical stroke literacy intervention that targets children aged 8-12 in high-risk minority communities, on the long-term learning of stroke knowledge...
- Child-Mediated Stroke Communication: findings from Hip Hop StrokeOlajide Williams
Department of Neurology, Harlem Hospital, Harlem Hospital Center, New York, NY, USA
Stroke 43:163-9. 2012..We aimed to assess whether "Child-Mediated Stroke Communication" could improve stroke literacy of parents of children enrolled in a school-based stroke literacy program called Hip Hop Stroke...
- Syncope and orthostatic intoleranceLouis H Weimer
Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
Med Clin North Am 87:835-65. 2003..Careful clinical assessment and application of advancing laboratory support can further improve diagnosis and treatment. Despite the depth of existing research into these common problems, many underlying mechanisms remain unproven...
- Stroke literacy in Central Harlem: a high-risk stroke populationJoshua Z Willey
Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Neurology 73:1950-6. 2009..We sought to evaluate stroke literacy among residents of Central Harlem, a predominantly African American population, in a cross-sectional study...
- Effect of a novel video game on stroke knowledge of 9- to 10-year-old, low-income childrenOlajide Williams
From the Department of Neurology, The Neurological Institute of New York, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY
Stroke 45:889-92. 2014..Improving actionable stroke knowledge of a witness or bystander, which in some cases are children, may improve response to an acute stroke event...
- RCT: Effect of Novel Intervention to Improve Stroke Symptom RecognitionOlajide Williams; Fiscal Year: 2010..Thus, the significance of the proposed trial addresses the public health problem under study - stroke symptom identification and response - as well as development and refinement of a more general model of intervention. ..