Outcome after ischaemic stroke in childhood.

  title={Outcome after ischaemic stroke in childhood.},
  author={Vijeya Ganesan and Anthony Hogan and N Shack and Anne L Gordon and Elizabeth Isaacs and Fenella Jane Kirkham},
  journal={Developmental medicine and child neurology},
  volume={42 7},
A parental questionnaire was used to investigate the outcome for children who had had ischaemic stroke, who were seen at Great Ormond Street Hospital, London between 1990 and 1996. The results of functional assessments carried out by a physiotherapist and an occupational therapist, and of quantitative evaluations carried out by a neuropsychologist were used for validation where possible. The relationship between clinical and radiological factors and outcome were examined. The children were aged… CONTINUE READING

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