Influence of Sociodemographic and Stroke-related Factors on Availability of Social Support among Nigerian Stroke Survivors

@inproceedings{VincentOnabajo2015InfluenceOS,
  title={Influence of Sociodemographic and Stroke-related Factors on Availability of Social Support among Nigerian Stroke Survivors},
  author={GO Vincent-Onabajo and MM Muhammad and Muhammad Usman Ali and Mercy Masta},
  booktitle={Annals of medical and health sciences research},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND Availability of social support has been identified as an important prerequisite for positive outcomes after stroke. There is however, little information on variables that influence the availability of social support after stroke. AIM This study explored the influence of selected sociodemographic and clinical variables on social support of stroke survivors in Nigeria. SUBJECTS AND METHODS One hundred stroke survivors undergoing rehabilitation at two tertiary-care hospitals in… CONTINUE READING
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