Effect of rehabilitation setting on dependence following stroke: an analysis of the French inpatient database.

@article{Schnitzler2014EffectOR,
  title={Effect of rehabilitation setting on dependence following stroke: an analysis of the French inpatient database.},
  author={Alexis Schnitzler and France Woimant and Javier Nicolau and Philippe Tuppin and Christine de Peretti},
  journal={Neurorehabilitation and neural repair},
  year={2014},
  volume={28 1},
  pages={36-44}
}
BACKGROUND In France in 2009, patients admitted to Multidisciplinary Inpatient Rehabilitation for stroke were sent to a neurological rehabilitation center (NRC) or a general or geriatric rehabilitation (GRC) service. OBJECTIVE To describe the functional outcome of stroke patients admitted for rehabilitation in France in 2009, both globally and as a function of the rehabilitation setting (GRC or NRC). METHODS Data from the French Hospital Discharge Diagnosis databases for 2009 were included… CONTINUE READING