Journal article

Comparing Participation Outcome Over Time Across International Stroke Cohorts: Outcomes and Methods

Daan Verberne, Tamara Tse, Thomas Matyas, Carolyn Baum, Marcel Post, Leeanne Carey, Caroline van Heugten

ARCHIVES OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION | W B SAUNDERS CO-ELSEVIER INC | Published : 2019

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To enable a direct comparison of participation levels in the first year post-stroke, assessed by different outcome measures internationally. DESIGN: Two prospective stroke cohort studies following persons from stroke onset to 12 months post-stroke. SETTING: Community. PARTICIPANTS: Persons with stroke (N=495), not living at a nursing home, from Australia STroke imAging pRevention and Treatment-Prediction and Prevention to Achieve optimal Recovery Endpoints after stroke (START-PrePARE; n=100) and the Netherlands (Restore4stroke; n=395). INTERVENTIONS: Not applicable. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Activity Card Sort-Australia and Utrecht Scale for Evaluation of Rehabilitation-Participation..

View full abstract

Grants

Awarded by James S. McDonnell Foundation 21st Century Science Initiative in Cognitive Rehabilitation


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council


Awarded by Dutch VSBFonds


Funding Acknowledgements

Supported by the James S. McDonnell Foundation 21st Century Science Initiative in Cognitive Rehabilitation (award no. 220020413). STroke imAging pRevention and Treatment is supported by the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization of Australia, Flagship Collaboration Fund through the Preventative Health Flagship and National Health and Medical Research Council (grant no. GNTI 113352). Restore4stroke is supported by the Dutch VSBFonds (grant no. 89000004) and the Dutch Heart Foundation.