Randomised controlled trial of rehabilitation at home after stroke in southwest Stockholm.


Phase N/A Results

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

Acute stroke, independence in feeding and continence according to Katz index of ADL, Mini-Mental State Examination score of >23, impaired motor capacity according to the Lindmark scale and/or Dysphasia according to the Reinvang Aphasia Test.

Exclusion Criteria

Discharged before 5 days of hospitalization, progressive stroke, subdural hematoma, subarachnoid hemorrhage, clinical sign of massive perceptual deficit, renal, heart, or respiratory failure, nonstroke epilepsy, alcoholism, psychiatric disease, other comorbidity likely to shorten length of life dramatically.