Other Treatments for Stroke
For Managing Speech Deficit
For Managing Gait Disturbance or Other Gross Motor Deficits
For Managing Fine Motor Deficits
For Managing Spatial Neglect
For Managing Dependency
For Managing Depression
When to Contact Your Doctor
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Post-stroke rehabilitation fact sheet. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke website. Available at: http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/stroke/poststrokerehab.htm . Accessed February 4, 2010.
10/22/2007 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance : Legg L, Drummond A, Leonardi-Bee J, et al. Occupational therapy for patients with problems in personal activities of daily living after stroke: systematic review of randomised trials. BMJ. 2007 Sep 27. [Epub ahead of print]
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1/14/2011 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance : Chollet F, Tardy J, Albucher JF, et al. Fluoxetine for motor recovery after acute ischaemic stroke (FLAME): a randomised placebo-controlled trial. Lancet Neurol . 2011 Jan 7.
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- Review Date: 12/2013 -
- Update Date: 01/13/2014 -
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