Stroke Rehabilitation Evidence-Based Review: methodology

Top Stroke Rehabil. 2003 Spring;10(1):1-7.


The Stroke Rehabilitation Evidence-Based Review was intended to be an up-to-date review of all therapies associated with stroke rehabilitation including both therapeutic interventions and medications. This section describes the literature search strategy, the data abstraction process, and the scale used to evaluate the methodological quality of randomized controlled trials included in the review and the system upon which the levels of evidence were based.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Evidence-Based Medicine*
  • Humans
  • Research Design*
  • Review Literature as Topic*
  • Stroke Rehabilitation*