Review: In-hospital care pathways for acute stroke do not improve clinical outcomes and lower quality of life

Johnston, S. Claiborne
September 2002
ACP Journal Club;Sep/Oct2002, Vol. 137 Issue 2, p77
Academic Journal
Presents a study that investigated the effect of in-hospital care pathways in improving clinical outcomes in patients who have been admitted to the hospital with acute stroke. Comparison of outcomes between care pathways versus standard care for hospitalization of patients with acute stroke; Information on data sources and study selection; Background on concepts prompting development of clinical care pathways.


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