The relationship of cognitive skills performance to activities of daily living in stroke patients.

@article{Carter1988TheRO,
  title={The relationship of cognitive skills performance to activities of daily living in stroke patients.},
  author={Leanne Carter and D. J. Oliveira and J Duponte and Stephen V. Lynch},
  journal={The American journal of occupational therapy : official publication of the American Occupational Therapy Association},
  year={1988},
  volume={42 7},
  pages={449-55}
}
This article reports on two studies that examine the relationship between measurements of activities of daily living (ADL) and cognitive skills performance. Study 1 is a post hoc analysis of ADL improvement scores collected on acute stroke patients who were either given or not given cognitive skills remediation. An examination of individual ADL scores showed significantly higher personal hygiene, bathing, and toilet activity improvement scores for patients receiving cognitive skills remediation… CONTINUE READING