Clinical Performance Measures for Stroke Rehabilitation: Performance Measures From the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association released the adult stroke rehabilitation and recovery guidelines in 2016. A working group of stroke rehabilitation experts reviewed these guidelines and identified a subset of recommendations that were deemed suitable for creating performance measures. These 13 performance measures are reported here and contain inclusion and exclusion criteria to allow calculation of rates of compliance in a variety of settings ranging from acute hospital care to postacute care and care in the home and outpatient setting.

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Cited Authors

  • Stein, J; Katz, DI; Black Schaffer, RM; Cramer, SC; Deutsch, AF; Harvey, RL; Lang, CE; Ottenbacher, KJ; Prvu-Bettger, J; Roth, EJ; Tirschwell, DL; Wittenberg, GF; Wolf, SL; Nedungadi, TP

Published Date

  • October 2021

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 52 / 10

Start / End Page

  • e675 - e700

PubMed ID

  • 34348470

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1524-4628

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/STR.0000000000000388


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States