Psychological well-being 3 years after severe stroke.

  title={Psychological well-being 3 years after severe stroke.},
  author={Britta L{\"o}fgren and Yngve G. Gustafson and Lars Nyberg},
  volume={30 3},
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Stroke often has a very negative influence on the victims' perception of their life situation. The aim of this study was therefore to assess the subjects' long-term psychological well-being and to explore associations between subject characteristics, impairments, disabilities, and psychological well-being. METHODS Of 100 subjects rehabilitated at a specialized geriatric stroke ward after the acute phase, 47 survivors were assessed in their homes 3 years after discharge… CONTINUE READING


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