Aftercare is not an afterthought

Valios, Natalie
December 2009
Community Care;12/10/2009, Issue 1799, p24
The article presents information on the aftercare provided to stroke survivors in England. It mentions that stroke is the third biggest killer after heart disease and cancer in the country. It notes that improvements are visible in the acute care where many people are being treated for stroke as an emergency and cared for in specialized stroke units.


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