Aust J Physiother 2009 ;55(4):265-8
Physiotherapy, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba, Queensland 4102, Australia.
Question: Which measures of activity limitation on admission to rehabilitation after stroke best predict walking speed at discharge?
Design: Prospective observational study.
Participants: 120 people with stroke undergoing inpatient rehabilitation.
Outcome Measures: Predictors were admission walking speed, Timed Up and Go, Motor Assessment Scale, Modified Elderly Mobility Scale, and Functional Independence Measure scores measured on admission to rehabilitation. Read More