Very early-initiated physical rehabilitation protects against ischemic brain injury.

@article{Zhang2012VeryEP,
  title={Very early-initiated physical rehabilitation protects against ischemic brain injury.},
  author={Pengyue Zhang and Qi Zhang and Hongjian Pu and Yi Wu and Yulong Bai and Peter S. Vosler and Jun Chen and Hong Shi and Yanqin Gao and Yongshan Hu},
  journal={Frontiers in bioscience},
  year={2012},
  volume={4},
  pages={2476-89}
}
Recent clinical data suggest that very early initiated physical rehabilitation (VEIPR) within 24 hours after stroke may reduce morbidity. However, there is limited evidence to support the beneficial effects of VEIPR and the underlying mechanisms are yet unknown. The present study investigated the effect of VEIPR on brain damage, inflammation, and… CONTINUE READING