The following module has been designed to present information contained within the Evidence-based review of Stroke Rehabilitation in a comprehensive, easily accessible format to facilitate learning. Learners will be able to review and check themselves on key material.
This module reviews material relating to mobility and the lower extremity, upper extremity interventions, and painful hemiplegic shoulder (Chapters 9-11 of the EBRSR). Some of the topics reviewed in this module include assessment of motor function, prognosis of motor recovery, gait and balance retraining, the Bobath approach vs. the neurodevelopmental technique, functional electrical stimulation, constraint-induced movement therapy, mental practice, spasticity post stroke, and hemiplegic shoulder pain.
Evidence-based Review of Stroke Rehabilitation (EBRSR), London ON.
Partnership of Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Western University, St. Joseph’s Health Care, Lawson Health Research Institute, the Canadian Stroke Network and the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Access and Target User/Learner:
There is no fee.
Target: Professional Rehabilitation clinicians and other health care providers.