Rehabilitation for post-stroke cognitive impairment: an overview of recommendations arising from systematic reviews of current evidence

David C. Gillespie, Audrey Bowen, Charlie S. Chung, Janet Cockburn, Peter Knapp, Alex Pollock

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Although cognitive impairments are common following stroke, there is considerable uncertainty about the types of interventions that can reduce activity restrictions and improve quality of life. Indeed, a recent project to identify priorities for research into life after stroke determined that the top priority for patients, carers and health professionals was how to improve cognitive impairments.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)120-128
Number of pages9
JournalClinical Rehabilitation
Issue number2
Early online date18 Jun 2014
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2015

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© The Author(s) 2014.


  • Cognitive impairment
  • Rehabilitation
  • Randomized controlled trial
  • Stroke
  • Systematic review

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