En-Chi Chiu, Fang-Chi Chi; Effect of Home-Based Activities of Daily Living (ADL) on Cognition and Visual Perception in Patients With Stroke: A Randomized Controlled Pilot Study. Am J Occup Ther 2020;74(4_Supplement_1):7411515340. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2020.74S1-PO3404
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Date Presented 03/26/20
We investigated whether using ADLs as a means of treatment in the home environment for six weeks could improve cognition and visual perception in patients with stroke. Twenty-four patients were randomized to receive home-based ADL and hospital-based traditional rehabilitation. Our findings showed that there was a statistically significant improvement and small effect size in visual perception. No significant improvement was found in cognition, but small effect size was noticed.
Primary Author and Speaker: En-Chi Chiu
Contributing Authors: Fang-Chi Chi
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