A 3-year follow-up of stroke patients: Relationships between activities of daily living and personality characteristics.
Source: Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics 22(3):233-244.
Abstract: This study was conducted to examine the relationship between activities of daily living and personality characteristics in stroke patients following three years of stroke. It was seen that most improvements of ADL and motor functions were observed in the first year after stroke. It was concluded that knowledge about personality characteristics was beneficial for individual rehabilitation program. (CIRRIE Abstract)
Institution: Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, S-20502 Malmo, Sweden