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Evaluation of a stroke family support organiser: A randomized controlled trial
Background and Purpose - There is inconclusive evidence of the effectiveness of the Stroke Family Support Organiser (FSO) service. We report the results from a randomized controlled trial of the service. Methods - Stroke ...
Mental Health Nurses; Meeting the psychological needs of stroke survivors
Introduction: The National Stroke Strategy-2007 and Accelerated Stroke Improvement metrics state that 40% of all stroke patients should have their psychological needs reviewed within six months after stroke. In Nottingham ...
An analysis of the intervention provided by a stroke family support organizer service
This article describes the input of a stroke family support organizer (FSO) service and investigates whether patient needs are directly related to the number and nature of FSO contacts. Patients seen by the FSO for more ...