In-patient rehab recommended over nursing homes for stroke rehab

Posted by on May 4, 2016 9:48 pm
Categories: health

New guidelines have been released on adult stroke rehabilitation calling for intensive, multidisciplinary treatment. Before leaving the hospital, patients and caregivers should receive a formal falls-prevention program to prevent accidents at home. Whenever possible, initial rehabilitation should take place in an inpatient rehabilitation facility rather than a nursing home.

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