Clinical Effect Size of an Educational Intervention in the Home and Compliance on People Who Suffer From Stroke


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Acute Stroke (<3 months since the discharge to their homes)
- A score from 20 to 50 on Barthel Index
- A score from 35 to 75 on Functional Independence Measure

Exclusion Criteria

- Severe cognitive impairment (scoring 0-17 in the Mini-Mental State Examination)
- Inability to walk 3 meters without physical assistance
- Inability to stay standing more than 30 "without physical support
- Serious communication or comprehension problems
- Surgical intervention in lower limbs 12 months prior to recruitment
- Secondary neurological pathology
- Severe cardiovascular, respiratory, orthopedic or metabolic problems