Development of a Stroke Unit in Zambia
July 31, 2026
November 1, 2021
Vascular Neurology (i.e. stroke)
Increase outreach of project/program
NIH Fogarty International Center
Zambia Neurology / Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / University Teaching Hospital (Lusaka, Zambia)
Multi-phase study to understand baseline provision of evidence-based cared for patients with stroke admitted to the University Teaching Hospital in Lusaka, Zambia and then utilize this information to adapt international stroke clinical practice guidelines to the Zambian setting utilizing the Adopt-Contextualize-Adapt framework, implement the locally contextualized guidelines, and evaluate their uptake and impact on outcomes.