VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guidelines
Management of Stroke Rehabilitation (2010)
The guideline describes the critical decision points in the Management of Stroke Rehabilitation and provides clear and comprehensive evidence based recommendations incorporating current information and practices for practitioners throughout the DoD and VA Health Care systems. The guideline is intended to improve patient outcomes and local management of patients who have sufferred a stroke.
Disclaimer:This Clinical Practice Guideline is intended for use only as a tool to assist a clinician/healthcare professional and should not be used to replace clinical judgment.
The guideline is formatted as three algorithms, with annotations:
Algorithm A - Assessment
Algorithm B - Inpatient Rehabilitation
Algorithm C - Community-based Rehabilitation