Relative importance of after-effects, environment and socio-economic factors on the social integration of stroke victims.

@article{Blanger1988RelativeIO,
  title={Relative importance of after-effects, environment and socio-economic factors on the social integration of stroke victims.},
  author={Louis N. B{\'e}langer and M. Regina Bolduc and Martin No{\"e}l},
  journal={International journal of rehabilitation research. Internationale Zeitschrift fur Rehabilitationsforschung. Revue internationale de recherches de readaptation},
  year={1988},
  volume={11 3},
  pages={251-60}
}
This research is about the social integration of victims of a cerebrovascular accident. The objective is to evaluate the relative importance of physical after-effects, socio-economic characteristics, social and environmental factors on the degree of social integration subsequently achieved. This is a longitudinal evaluation with three data collections from an initial sample of 129 persons from the Quebec City area, Canada. Individual functional autonomy increases significantly while in… CONTINUE READING