Objective: To compare inpatient rehabilitation following stroke Design: Secondary analyses on the pooled dataset from two prospective cohort studies, one in Europe (Collaborative Evaluation of Rehabilitation In Stroke across Europe) and one in the United States (Post-Stroke Rehabilitation Outcomes Project). Settings: Six inpatient rehabilitation facilities (IRFs) in the United States, one IRF in New Zealand and four IRFs in Europe. Participants: 1214 patients suffering first ever-stroke (N=622 (US); 60 (NZ) and 532 (EU)). Intervention: none. Results: Median age was the highest in the NZ-group and the lowest in the US (75 and 67 years, respectively (p
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationACRM-ASNR congress
Publication statusPublished - 6 Oct 2007
EventUnknown -
Duration: 21 Sep 200925 Sep 2009

Publication series

NameACRM-ASNR congress



    Research areas

  • inpatient stroke rehabilitation, international comparison, health services research

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