Discharged after stroke - important factors for health-related quality of life.

@article{Almborg2010DischargedAS,
  title={Discharged after stroke - important factors for health-related quality of life.},
  author={Ann-Helene Almborg and Kerstin Ulander and Anders Thulin and Stig Berg},
  journal={Journal of clinical nursing},
  year={2010},
  volume={19 15-16},
  pages={2196-206}
}
AIMS This study examines different correlates to health-related quality (HRQoL) of life after discharge in patients with stroke. BACKGROUND HRQoL is an important aspect of life after suffering a stroke. Previous research has revealed several variables associated with poststroke quality of life, including age, gender, depression, fatigue, length of hospital stay, functional status and amount of social participation. However, the time span after stroke varies greatly in the different studies… CONTINUE READING