Motor assessment scale scores as a measure of rehabilitation outcome following stroke.

@article{Dean1992MotorAS,
  title={Motor assessment scale scores as a measure of rehabilitation outcome following stroke.},
  author={Catherine Dean and Fiona H Mackey},
  journal={The Australian journal of physiotherapy},
  year={1992},
  volume={38 1},
  pages={31-5}
}
The purpose of this study was to investigate the outcome of rehabilitation following cerebrovascular accident (CVA) in one Sydney unit. This unit has implemented a philosophy of training based on a motor learning model for rehabilitation proposed by Carr and Shepherd (1987a and b). The proposed motor learning model stresses the need for task and context specific training of everyday actions. Data, including patient characteristics and Motor Assessment Scale (MAS) scores, were collected through… CONTINUE READING