Evaluation of the effects of physical therapy on everyday functioning in stroke patients.

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Summary of "Evaluation of the effects of physical therapy on everyday functioning in stroke patients."

Introduction: Stroke is one of the most important health problems of our time. The aim: The aim of the study was to assess the functional status of stroke patients and the effects of physical therapy on patient functioning.


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Name: Wiadomosci lekarskie (Warsaw, Poland : 1960)
ISSN: 0043-5147
Pages: 1497-1503


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Evaluation of the level of physical, physiological, or mental functioning in the older population group.

Therapeutic modalities frequently used in PHYSICAL THERAPY (SPECIALTY) by physical therapists or physiotherapists to promote, maintain, or restore the physical and physiological well-being of an individual.

Persons trained in PHYSICAL THERAPY SPECIALTY to make use of PHYSICAL THERAPY MODALITIES to prevent, correct, and alleviate movement dysfunction.

Therapy whose primary emphasis is on the physical and social structuring of the environment to promote interpersonal relationships which will be influential in reducing behavioral disturbances of patients.

The auxiliary health profession by which PHYSICAL THERAPISTS make use of PHYSICAL THERAPY MODALITIES to prevent, correct, and alleviate movement dysfunction of anatomic or physiological origin.

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