Chapter 8. Stroke Care

  1. Rebecca Jester
  1. Tara Chambers

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470775028.ch8

Advancing Practice in Rehabilitation Nursing

Advancing Practice in Rehabilitation Nursing

How to Cite

Chambers, T. (2007) Stroke Care, in Advancing Practice in Rehabilitation Nursing (ed R. Jester), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470775028.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 24 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405125086

Online ISBN: 9780470775028

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Keywords:

  • stroke patient;
  • epidemiology;
  • diagnostics;
  • palliative care;
  • somatosensory

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Epidemiology of Stroke

  • Diagnosis of Stroke

  • Stroke Service Organisation and Service Provision

  • Initial Management of Acute Stroke

  • Stroke Rehabilitation

  • The Role of the Nurse in Stroke Rehabilitation

  • Palliative Care

  • Conclusions

  • References