Sarah Walker, Elizabeth Skidmore, Lauren Terhorst; Greater Cognitive and Motor Impairment Predicts Dependence After Stroke. Am J Occup Ther 2019;73(4_Supplement_1):7311505153. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2019.73S1-PO6002
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Date Presented 04/05/19
Identifying factors early in the rehabilitation process that predict the inability to return home independently after stroke may better inform treatment decisions. Therefore, we performed a secondary analysis to examine demographic, medical, and cognitive factors that might predict nonresponse during inpatient rehabilitation. Using a backward stepwise logistic regression, we found that the variables most strongly correlated with dependence were cognitive impairment and motor impairment.
Primary Author and Speaker: Sarah Walker
Contributing Authors: Elizabeth Skidmore, Lauren Terhorst
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