Recently, the investigators has shown that dizziness is common among patients with first time stroke and that it affects self perceived health. There are indications that vestibular rehabilitation can have effect of neurological causes of dizziness and vertigo and it therefore seems important to find out if vestibular rehabilitation can affect dizziness among patients with stroke.
The aim of this study is to find out if vestibular rehabilitation can have any effect on function, balance and self-rated health among patients with first time stroke.
- Vestibular rehabilitation Other
Intervention Desc: Usual rehabilitation and four different vestibular rehabilitation exercises, adapted to the individual patient ARM 1: Kind: Experimental Label: Vestibular rehabiliation Description: Vestibular rehabiliation
- Allocation: Randomized
- Masking: Single Blind (Investigator)
- Purpose: Treatment
- Intervention: Parallel Assignment
|Type||Measure||Time Frame||Safety Issue|
|Primary||The Activities-specific Balance Confidence Scale||Change between baseline and three months after baseline||No|
|Primary||EuroQol 5D||Change between baseline and three months after baseline||No|
|Primary||The Berg Balance Scale||Change between baseline and three months after baseline||No|