Very early mobilization after stroke fast-tracks return to walking Further results from the phase II AVERT randomized controlled trial

Toby Cumming, Amanda Thrift, Janice Collier, Leonid Churilov, Helen Dewey, Geoffrey Donnan, Julie Bernhardt

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Abstract

Regaining functional independence is an important goal for people who have experienced stroke. We hypothesized that introducing earlier and more intensive out-of-bed activity after stroke would reduce time to unassisted walking and improve independence in activities of daily living.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)153 - 158
Number of pages6
JournalStroke
Volume42
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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