Canadian Best Practice Recommendations for Stroke Care
The most recently updated chapters are indicated with an asterisk. This site also includes a variety of quality and performance documents, professional resources, and patient and family resources.
Tools for assessing patients with three components: Stroke Engine Family (for patients and families), Stroke Engine Intervention (review of 40+ stroke rehab interventions), and Stroke Engine Assess
Evidence Based Review of Stroke Rehabilitation
The EBRSR provides in-depth reviews of well over 2000 studies in the area of stroke rehabilitation
The AlphaFIM is an assessment that can be done in acute care to support decision making around discharge disposition, and to guide triage decisions around stroke rehabilitation.
The Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada
The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada has a number of stroke-related resources for patients, families, and health professionals. Stroke Services BC is proud to partner with this organization, and many others, to improve stroke care across the province. Visit www.heartandstroke.com
for more information.