Stroke care and rehabilitation
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Stroke care and rehabilitation

Bernard Gibbon Lecturer in Nursing, Department of Nursing, University of Liverpool

Continuing Education articles are run in conjunction with the Royal College of Nursing Institute of Advanced Nursing Education to help you earn continuing education points (CEPs). All you have to do is read through the article, follow the instructions in the Time Out boxes, then answer the assessment questions that follow. Fill out the enclosed answer sheet and return it to the Freepost address with your fee by May 25 (July 25 if living abroad). By successfully completing the assessment, you will gain 5 CEPs. This article examines the incidence and risk of stroke and explores the nurse's role in care and rehabilitation

Nursing Standard. 8, 33, 49-56. doi: 10.7748/ns.8.33.49.s55

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