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A stroke can cause lasting brain damage. People who survive a stroke need to relearn skills they lose because of the damage. Rehabilitation can help them relearn those skills.

Stroke can cause five types of disabilities:

  • Paralysis or problems controlling movement
  • Pain and other problems with the senses
  • Problems using or understanding language
  • Problems with thinking and memory
  • Emotional disturbances

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  1. Stroke Rehabilitation (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... language Problems with thinking and memory Emotional disturbances Stroke rehabilitation involves many kinds of health professionals. The goal ...
  2. Post-Stroke Rehabilitation From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)  
    ... PDF (704 kb) » Spanish Version » Order Materials » Post-Stroke Rehabilitation In the United States more than 700,000 ... best possible long-term outcome. What is post-stroke rehabilitation? Rehabilitation helps stroke survivors relearn skills that are ...
  3. Stroke Rehabilitation From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)  
    Stroke Rehabilitation Information Introduction Stroke is the third leading cause of death and the leading cause of long- ... their families get the most out of post-stroke rehabilitation. It provides information about the possible effects of ...
  4. Guide to Choosing Stroke Rehabilitation Services (National Stroke Association) - PDF  
    National Stroke Association’s Guide to Choosing Stroke Rehabilitation Services Rehabilitation, often referred to as rehab, is an important part of stroke recovery. Through rehab, you:  Re-learn basic skills such ...
  5. Stroke Rehabilitation Easy-to-Read (Department of Veterans Affairs)  
    ... HOME | RESCUE Fact Sheet Library GENERAL STROKE INFORMATION Stroke Rehabilitation Stroke rehabilitation or “rehab” is a key part of stroke ... files. back to top References : familydoctor.org. (2008). Stroke Rehabilitation . Retrieved December 15, 2008, from: familydoctor.org. (2008). ...
  6. Stroke rehabilitation; Cerebrovascular accident - rehabilitation; Recovery from stroke; Stroke - recovery ... LIVE AFTER A STROKE Most patients will need stroke rehabilitation (rehab) to help them recover after they leave ...
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