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Published by [Chartered Society of Physiotherapy] in [London] .
Written in English

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Statementproduced by the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Neurology (ACPIN), the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists interested in Older People (AGILE) and the CSP.
ContributionsChartered Society of Physiotherapy., Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Neurology., Association of Chartered Physiotherapists interested in Older People., Royal College of Physicians of London.
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Pagination1 pamphlet
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Open LibraryOL16199112M

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This book tells you what care should be provided after stroke. It is written for people with stroke and their carers. It's a short, easy to read version of the detailed National Clinical Guideline for Stroke (5th edition), published by The Royal College of Physicians and commended for a BMA patient information award. Also available are the National stroke services frameworks, which support the Clinical Guidelines by guiding service planning, monitoring and improvement of appropriate acute and rehabilitation stroke services. The clinical guidelines can be found on the InformMe website, the Stroke Foundation's dedicated website for health professionals. Get this from a library! National clinical guidelines for stroke. [Intercollegiate Working Party for Stroke.; Royal College of Physicians of London. Clinical Effectiveness and Evaluation Unit.]. The full version of the national clinical guideline for stroke was released in three formats as a PDF, online "flipbook" version, and an eBook. To download a PDF version of the guideline, which would be most suited to reading on a wide range of computers and devices, printing and sending via email, please click the following link.

Approved by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), these clinical guidelines provide evidence-based recommendations for the management of stroke. A three-year pilot project to build and evaluate a world-first, online, dynamically updating summary of stroke evidence to guide clinical practice and policy development. “Clinical practice guidelines are systematically developed statements to assist practitioner and patient decisions about appropriate health care for specific clinical circumstances.”(Institute of Medicine, ) Issued by third-party organizations, and not NCCIH, these guidelines define the role of specific diagnostic and treatment modalities in the diagnosis and management of patients. Clinical Guidelines for Stroke Management The following organisations have provided valuable input into the development of this document and the National Stroke Foundation gratefully acknowledges their endorsement of the Clinical Guidelines for Stroke Management Australian and New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine. Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Intercollegiate Working Party for Stroke.; Royal College of Physicians of al Effectiveness and .

This guideline provides recommendations on the longer-term needs of adults (mostly working age) with acquired brain injury of any cause, including trauma, stroke, anoxia, infection and other causes. The recommendations, intended for use by a variety of medical and social service professionals, "focus mainly on rehabilitation and community integration in the post-acute period during the early. The UK National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidelines state that carotid endarterectomy should be scheduled within 2 weeks of symptoms. The recent National Stroke Strategy has reduced the time interval to 48 h. Added 3 years ago. Publication Date: Guideline Status: Setting of care: Primary/Community care. Population Life Stage: Adult ( years) Adult, Aged (65+ years) Intended Users: Aboriginal health care workers. Allied health professionals not otherwise stated. Clinicians not otherwise stated. General practitioners. Medical specialists. Occupational therapists. Editor’s Note: The American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association released several clarifications, updates, and/or modifications to the Guidelines for the Early Management of Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke on Ap The following Key Points to Remember are not impacted by these changes.