Diagnostic Accuracy of the Barthel Index for Measuring Activities of Daily Living Outcome After Ischemic Hemispheric Stroke Does Early Poststroke Timing of Assessment Matter?

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Kwakkel, G.; Veerbeek, J.M.; Harmeling-van der Wel, B.C.; van Wegen, E.E.H.; Kollen, B.J.; (2011)

Background and Purpose- This study investigated the diagnostic accuracy of the Barthel Index (BI) in 206 stroke patients, measured within 72 hours, for activities of daily living at 6 months and determined whether the timing of BI assessment during the first days affect... View more
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