Priming the Rehabilitation Engine: Aerobic Exercise as the Fuel to Spark Behavioral Improvements in Stroke
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February 2021 -
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Stroke is a leading cause of disability in the United States and poses a significant burden to Veterans. The effectiveness of current intervention approaches is limited and many individuals following stroke live with persistent functional, cognitive and psychological impairments that significantly reduce long-term quality of life. The prevalence of post-stroke disability coupled with reduced stroke mortality rates reflects an increasing need to develop effective rehabilitation strategies aimed a...