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Improving quality of life by increasing outings after stroke: study protocol for the Out-and-About trial
Article first published online: 24 DEC 2012
© 2012 The Authors. International Journal of Stroke © 2012 World Stroke Organization
International Journal of Stroke
Volume 8, Issue 1, pages 54–58, January 2013
How to Cite
McCluskey, A., Ada, L., Middleton, S., Kelly, P. J., Goodall, S., Grimshaw, J. M., Logan, P., Longworth, M. and Karageorge, A. (2013), Improving quality of life by increasing outings after stroke: study protocol for the Out-and-About trial. International Journal of Stroke, 8: 54–58. doi: 10.1111/j.1747-4949.2012.00966.x
Trial registration: This trial is registered with the Australian and New Zealand Clinical Trials Registry (ACTRN 12611000554965).
- Issue published online: 24 DEC 2012
- Article first published online: 24 DEC 2012
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