Depression and functional outcome after stroke: the effect of antidepressant therapy on functional recovery


Bilge C., Koçer E., KOÇER A. , Börü Ü. T.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL AND REHABILITATION MEDICINE, vol.44, no.1, pp.13-18, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL AND REHABILITATION MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.13-18

Abstract

Aim The optimal strategy to prevent post-stroke depression is an important but still-unresolved issue. This study examined the differences in functional recovery among post-stroke depressed patients (DP) compared to post-stroke non-depressed patients (NDP) over the course of six months after stroke.