Quality of life (QoL) is important to stroke survivors yet is often recorded as a secondary measure in acute stroke randomized controlled trials. We examined whether commonly used stroke outcome measures captured aspects of QoL.
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Ali, M., Fulton, R., Quinn, T., Brady, M., VISTA Steering Committees, VISTA-Acute, VISTA-Rehab, VISTA-Imaging, VISTA-ICH, VISTA-Plus, VISTA-Prevention, & VISTA Collaboration (2013). How well do standard stroke outcome measures reflect quality of life? A retrospective analysis of clinical trial data. Stroke, 44(11), 3161-3165 . https://doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.113.001126