Facilitating recovery: evidence for organized stroke care.

  title={Facilitating recovery: evidence for organized stroke care.},
  author={Lalit Kalra and Peter Langhorne},
  journal={Journal of rehabilitation medicine},
  volume={39 2},
Despite dramatic advances in the management of thrombolysis and acute stroke, organized rehabilitation remains the cornerstone of recovery from stroke. The importance of organized stroke care in facilitating recovery has been recognized for the last 10 years, but it is still unclear how organized rehabilitation contributes to improved outcomes. This paper presents a synthesis of evidence of the benefits of organized care, especially with respect to stroke severity and different types of… CONTINUE READING

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