- The structural properties of the European Brain Injury QuestionnaireAnn Bjorkdahl
Institute of Clinical Neuroscience Rehabilitation Medicine, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 13:122-8. 2004..We sought to examine the reliability and validity of the European Brain Injury Questionnaire as an evaluation tool in a stroke population by applying the Rasch methodology...
- How can we tell who is aware? Where does the veracity lie?Ann Bjorkdahl
Department of Neuroscience and Rehabilitation, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Sahlgrenska Academy, Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:812-8. 2012..The second aim was to explore how these results reflect the patient's awareness...
- Does a short period of rehabilitation in the home setting facilitate functioning after stroke? A randomized controlled trialAnn Bjorkdahl
Institute of Clinical Neuroscience Rehabilitation Medicine, Goteborg University, Guldhedsgatan 19, 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
Clin Rehabil 20:1038-49. 2006..To assess the effect of three weeks of rehabilitation in the home setting for younger patients with stroke with the aim of improving activity level...
- Can rehabilitation in the home setting reduce the burden of care for the next-of-kin of stroke victims?Ann Bjorkdahl
Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Rehabilitation Medicine, Goteborg University, Sweden
J Rehabil Med 39:27-32. 2007..More evidence of the efficacy of caregiver interventions is needed. The aim of this study was to evaluate whether counselling in the home setting reduces the caregiver burden...
- Process skill rather than motor skill seems to be a predictor of costs for rehabilitation after a stroke in working age; a longitudinal study with a 1 year follow up post dischargeAnn Bjorkdahl
Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology Rehabilitation Medicine, Goteborg University, Sweden
BMC Health Serv Res 7:209. 2007....
- Virtual rehabilitation after strokeJurgen Broeren
Mednet, Institute of Biomedicine, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
Stud Health Technol Inform 136:77-82. 2008..The general experience with the VR application approach suggests that this treatment concept is promising in stroke rehabilitation, with a wide range of applicability...
- Factors affecting participation after traumatic brain injuryJerry Larsson
Rehabilitation Medicine, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
J Rehabil Med 45:765-70. 2013..The aim of this work was to explore the extent to which social, cognitive, emotional and physical aspects influence participation after a traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
- Gothenburg very early supported discharge study (GOTVED) NCT01622205: a block randomized trial with superiority design of very early supported discharge for patients with strokeKatharina S Sunnerhagen
Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
BMC Neurol 13:66. 2013..The aim is to investigate if very early supported discharge (VESD) for stroke patients in need for on-going individualised rehabilitation at home is useful for the patient and cost effective...
- Sick leave after traumatic brain injury. The person or the diagnosis--which has greater impact?Jerry Larsson
Department of Clinical Neuroscience and Rehabilitation, Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
Scand J Public Health 38:541-7. 2010..The aim of this study was to describe if and when a sample of traumatic brain injury (TBI) patients could finish their time of sick leave during a 4-year follow up and to explore which factors that influenced the time for sick leave...
- Assessment and training in a 3-dimensional virtual environment with haptics: a report on 5 cases of motor rehabilitation in the chronic stage after strokeJurgen Broeren
Rehabilitation Medicine Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
Neurorehabil Neural Repair 21:180-9. 2007....
- A randomized study of computerized working memory training and effects on functioning in everyday life for patients with brain injuryAnn Bjorkdahl
Ersta Skondal University College, Campus Bräcke, Goteborg, Sweden
Brain Inj 27:1658-65. 2013..Working memory (WM) problems influence most activities of daily living. The aim was to evaluate if computerized working memory training after brain injury has a significant effect on functioning in daily life...
- Can computerized working memory training improve impaired working memory, cognition and psychological health?Elisabeth Akerlund
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
Brain Inj 27:1649-57. 2013..To study if computerized working memory (WM) training, in the sub-acute phase after acquired brain injury, in patients with impaired WM, improves WM, cognition and psychological health...
- The return to work after a neuropsychological programme and prognostic factors for successAnn Bjorkdahl
Bräcke Diakoni Foundation, Research Unit, Gothenburg, Sweden
Brain Inj 24:1061-9. 2010..The hypothesis was that as self-awareness was already addressed in the programme, severity of injury would have a greater impact on RTW...