Stroke rehabilitation; What is the point?
Tyson, S 1995, 'Stroke rehabilitation; What is the point?' , Physiotherapy, 81 (8) , pp. 430-432.Full text not available from this repository. (Request a copy)
Rehabilitation has been defined as the restoration of optimal physical, psychological, and emotional ability. The ineffectiveness of stroke rehabilitation in the light of these terms is highlighted, and the experience of people with stroke after discharge is described. Reasons for the apparent lack of true rehabilitation are suggested, and the dichotomy between health care professionals' and patients' goals and perceptions is discussed.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Stroke rehabilitation; physical outcome; social activity; psychological outcome|
|Themes:||Subjects / Themes > R Medicine > R Medicine (General)|
Health and Wellbeing
|Schools:||Colleges and Schools > College of Health & Social Care > School of Health Sciences > Centre for Health, Sport & Rehabilitation Sciences Research|
Colleges and Schools > College of Health & Social Care
Colleges and Schools > College of Health & Social Care > School of Health Sciences
|Journal or Publication Title:||Physiotherapy|
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|Date Deposited:||07 Apr 2010 13:16|
|Last Modified:||27 Sep 2011 11:44|
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