Australian Occupational Therapy Journal

Cover image for Vol. 61 Issue 3

Edited By: Dr Elspeth Froude

Impact Factor: 0.827

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 50/62 (Rehabilitation)

Online ISSN: 1440-1630

Virtual Issue: Stroke and Occupational Therapy

Published October 15, 2012


In honor of World Stroke Day on October 29, the Australian Occupational Therapy Journal invites you to read these collected papers:


Retrospective analysis of factors that affect driving assessment outcomes after stroke

Michelle Chua, Annie McCluskey, Janice M. Smead


What people say about travelling outdoors after their stroke: A qualitative study

Lara Barnsley, Annie McCluskey, Sandy Middleton


An exploration of participation in leisure activities post-stroke

Clare O’Sullivan, Gill Chard


Virtual reality stroke rehabilitation – hype or hope?

Kate Laver, Stacey George, Julie Ratcliffe, Maria Crotty


Exploring the relationship between self-awareness of driving efficacy and that of a proxy when determining fitness to drive after stroke

Tadhg Stapleton, Deirdre Connolly, Desmond O’Neill


Retrospective cohort study of accident outcomes for individuals who have successfully undergone driver assessment following stroke

Alison M. Pearce, Jan M. Smead, Ian D. Cameron


National survey of Canadian occupational therapists’ assessment and treatment of cognitive impairment post-stroke

Nicol Korner-Bitensky, Sheila Barrett-Bernstein, Gabrielle Bibas, Valérie Poulin


Assessment of the upper limb in acute stroke: The validity of hierarchal scoring for the Motor Assessment Scale

Rebekah L. Pickering, Isobel J. Hubbard, Kerry G. Baker, Mark W. Parsons


Stroke: The silent Cinderella!

Isobel Hubbard