- Rhetoric and reality in stroke patient careP Pound
Department of Public Health Sciences, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, London, UK
Soc Sci Med 51:1437-46. 2000..If so, it might be that the better outcomes achieved on stroke units are despite rather than because of the nursing they receive there...
- Redefining 'doing something': health professionals' views on their role in the care of stroke patientsP Pound
Royal Free Hospital, London, UK
Physiother Res Int 2:12-28. 1997..Similarly, the majority reported that the best thing about their work was when people recovered, although professions defined recovery differently...
- Observing the process of care: a stroke unit, elderly care unit and general medical ward comparedP Pound
Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine, London, UK
Age Ageing 28:433-40. 1999..Patients on stroke units have better outcomes but it is not known why. We investigated the process of care on a stroke unit, an elderly care unit and a general medical ward...