Pilot trial of community-based rehabilitation for stroke patients who remain at home

Completed

Phase N/A Results

Trial Description

To assess the effectiveness of community-based rehabilitation for stroke patients who were not admitted to the hospital.

Interventions

Trial Design

Randomized, controlled pilot trial of 43 patients.

Patient Involvement

Patients were randomized to rehabilitation team or 'usual care.'

Outcomes

Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary Barthel Score.
Secondary Motricity Index, Rivermead ADL, Hospital Anxiety and Depression score and Nottingham Health Profile.