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Table 2 Characteristics of populations targeted by the interventions

From: Health promotion interventions for increasing stroke awareness in ethnic minorities: a systematic review of the literature

ID Study Target ethnic groups Intervention level Population Population size
1 Boden-Albala 2010 [44] Hispanics; African Americans Groups Survivors (stroke and TIA) Large: 736
2 Chan 2008 [45] African Americans Individuals General population Medium: 198 1
3 Covington 2010 [46] African Americans Groups General population Small: 16
4 Dromerick 2011 [47] African Americans Individuals Survivors (stroke and TIA) Medium: 250
5 Duraski 2003 [48]; Duraski 2006 [49] Hispanics Groups General population Medium: 177
6 Duraski 2007 [50] Hispanics Groups Children and young adults (aged 9–26) Small: 32
7 Frank 2008 [51] African Americans Groups Parishioners of African-American churches Medium: 120
8 Kalenderian 2009 [53] African Americans; Hispanics Groups Individuals taking part in church activities Large: > 1500
9 Kleindorfer 2008 [54] African Americans Individuals Women Medium: 383
10 Miller 2003 [55] African Americans Individuals Patients at risk for stroke Small: 60
11 Morgenstern 2007 [56]; Gonzales 2007 [52]; Mullen Conley 2010 [29] Mexican Americans Groups Middle school students and their parents Large: 706
12 Villablanca 2009 [57] African Americans; Hispanics Groups Women aged > 40 years Large: 1052
13 Williams 2008 [58] Hispanics; African Americans Groups Students aged 9-11 Large: 582
14 Williams 2012 [59] African Americans; Hispanics Individuals Parents of primary school children Medium: 101
15 Williamson 2009 [60] African Americans Groups Members of an Afro-American church Medium: 325