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New programme for stroke survivors targets brain health
 

New programme for stroke survivors targets brain health

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People who suffer a stroke may end up with physical problems like difficulty in moving one side of their body, but what is less heeded are memory and thinking issues.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
 
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27 Oct 2017 - General
 
Meiyi Chu Thank you for sharing this post. In our field of physical medicine and rehabilitation, we do not merely focus on the limbs when treating the patient. We also assess mental health especially if the area affected is in the right hemisphere as patients become more emotionally labile. It is important to approach patients in a holistic manner because the ultimate endpoint of stroke rehabilitation is to rei...
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