Bridging the gap: the effectiveness of teaming a stroke coordinator with patient's personal physician on the outcome of stroke.

@article{Mayo2008BridgingTG,
  title={Bridging the gap: the effectiveness of teaming a stroke coordinator with patient's personal physician on the outcome of stroke.},
  author={Nancy E. Mayo and Lyne Nadeau and Sara Yousef Serry Elsayed Ahmed and Carole White and Roland M. Grad and Allen Huang and Mark J. Yaffe and Sharon Wood-Dauphinee},
  journal={Age and ageing},
  year={2008},
  volume={37 1},
  pages={32-8}
}
OBJECTIVES to test the hypothesis as to whether persons newly discharged into the community following an acute stroke and assigned a stroke case manager would experience, compared to usual post-hospital care, better health-related quality of life (HRQL), fewer emergency room visits and less non-elective hospitalisations. DESIGN a stratified, balanced, evaluator-blinded, randomised clinical trial. SETTING five university-affiliated acute-care hospitals in Montreal, Quebec, Canada… CONTINUE READING

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