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Exploring life after stroke : experiences of stroke survivors, their family caregivers and experts in an Iranian context

@inproceedings{Dalvandi2011ExploringLA,
  title={Exploring life after stroke : experiences of stroke survivors, their family caregivers and experts in an Iranian context},
  author={A. Dalvandi},
  year={2011}
}
The global burden of stroke is immense; stroke is the second most common cause of death and the seventh leading cause of disability-adjusted life years. Furthermore stroke burden is greater in low-income countries than in high-income countries as in Iran. Despite the high incidence of stroke, little research has been done on the post stroke recovery process. The overall aim of this research project was to explore life after stroke based on experiences of stroke survivors (I,II), their family… Expand
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