Echocardiographic abnormalities in patients with stroke during the subacute rehabilitation phase.

@article{Tsujikawa2015EchocardiographicAI,
  title={Echocardiographic abnormalities in patients with stroke during the subacute rehabilitation phase.},
  author={Masahiro Tsujikawa and Yohei Otaka and Rei Hasegawa and Kunitsugu Kondo and Meigen Liu},
  journal={Journal of rehabilitation medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={47 1},
  pages={38-44}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate cardiac function using echocardiography in patients with stroke admitted to subacute rehabilitation units. DESIGN Retrospective, cross-sectional study. PARTICIPANTS A total of 750 consecutive patients with stroke who were admitted to a suburban rehabilitation hospital. Mean age 67.5 years (standard deviation (SD) 12.3 years). Mean… CONTINUE READING