Friday, 21 June 2013

Joined-up working required for effective stroke rehab services

Joined-up working required for effective stroke rehab services:
Stroke is a major health problem in the UK. Each year an estimated 150,000 people have a stroke - equivalent to one person every five minutes.
In its first clinical guideline on stroke rehabilitation, NICE says that people with disability after stroke should receive rehabilitation in a dedicated stroke inpatient unit, and subsequently from a specialist stroke team within the community. NHS Networks

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