Review Collection: Stroke

14 reviews


McCurtin A, Boland P, Kavanagh M, Lisiecka D, Roche C, Galvin R. Do stroke clinical practice guideline recommendations for the intervention of thickened liquids for aspiration support evidence based decision making? A systematic review and narrative synthesis. J Eval Clin Pract. 2020 Feb 21. doi: 10.1111/jep.13372. Epub ahead of print.

McGlinchey MP, James J, McKevitt C, Douiri A, Sackley C. The effect of rehabilitation interventions on physical function and immobility-related complications in severe stroke: a systematic review. BMJ Open. 2020 Feb 5;10(2):e033642. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-033642.

Waziry R, Chibnik LB, Bos D, Ikram MK, Hofman A. Risk of hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke in patients with Alzheimer disease: A synthesis of the literature. Neurology. 2020 Feb 11;94(6):265-272. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000008924. Epub 2020 Jan 16.


Kim Y, Lai B, Mehta T, Thirumalai M, Padalabalanarayanan S, Rimmer JH, Motl RW. Exercise training guidelines for multiple sclerosis, stroke, and Parkinson's disease: Rapid review and synthesis. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2019 Mar 6. doi: 10.1097/PHM.0000000000001174. [Epub ahead of print]


Li LX, Deng K, Qu Y. Acupuncture Treatment for Post-Stroke Dysphagia: An Update Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Chin J Integr Med. 2018 Jul 18. doi: 10.1007/s11655-018-3005-3. [Epub ahead of print]

Zhu W, Jiang Y. A Meta-analytic Study of Predictors for Informal Caregiver Burden in Patients With Stroke. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2018 Sep 26. pii: S1052-3057(18)30492-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2018.08.037. [Epub ahead of print]


Creutzfeldt CJ, Holloway RG, Walker M. Symptomatic and palliative care for stroke survivors. J Gen Intern Med. 2012 Jul;27(7):853-60. Epub 2012 Jan 19.

Duncan F, Wu S, Mead GE. Frequency and natural history of fatigue after stroke: a systematic review of longitudinal studies. J Psychosom Res. 2012 Jul;73(1):18-27.Epub 2012 Apr 29.

Elbers RG, Rietberg MB, van Wegen EE, Verhoef J, Kramer SF, Terwee CB, Kwakkel G. Self-report fatigue questionnaires in multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease and stroke: a systematic review of measurement properties. Qual Life Res. 2012 Aug;21(6):925-44. Epub 2011 Oct 20.

Shi Q, Presutti R, Selchen D, Saposnik G. Delirium in acute stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Stroke. 2012 Mar;43(3):645-9. Epub 2012 Jan 19.


Askoxylakis V, Thieke C, Pleger ST, Most P, Tanner J, Lindel K, Katus HA, Debus J, Bischof M. Long-term survival of cancer patients compared to heart failure and stroke: a systematic review. BMC Cancer. 2010 Mar 22;10:105.


Stevens T, Payne SA, Burton C, Addington-Hall J, Jones A. Palliative care in stroke: a critical review of the literature. Palliat Med. 2007 Jun;21(4):323-31. 


Holloway RG, Benesch CG, Burgin WS, Zentner JB. Prognosis and decision making in severe stroke. JAMA. 2005 Aug 10;294(6):725-33.


Low JTS, Payne S, Roderick P. The impact of stroke on informal carers: a literature review. Soc Sci Med. 1999 Sep;49(6):711-25. 

Last updated 06 March 2020