Rehabilitation in a neuroscience centre: the role of expert assessment and selection

  title={Rehabilitation in a neuroscience centre: the role of expert assessment and selection},
  author={Jane Johnson and Alan J. Thompson},
  journal={British Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation},
In the light of current NHS strategy, assessment of needs, particularly among those with significant disability, has become highly topical. This article outlines the complexity and skill required for assessing and managing neurologically-related disability. The multifaceted nature of assessment in rehabilitation is indicated, along with an example of such an assessment service developed in practice. The benefits of an assessment strategy in neurorehabilitation is emphasized in terms of… 
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