Exploring the Efficacy of Combined Task-Specific and Cognitive Strategy Training in Subacute Stroke


Phase 2 Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Aged 18 years of age or greater
- Admitted to out-patient rehabilitation post ischemic stroke

Exclusion Criteria

- more than 6 months post stroke onset
- those not requiring occupational therapy
- hemorrhagic stroke
- neurological diagnoses other than stroke
- major psychiatric illness
- moderate or severe aphasia (NIH Stroke Scale aphasia rating of 2 or more)
- dementia (Mini Mental State Exam scores of 24 or less)