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How much physical therapy is required for patients with stroke?
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David Miller
Family Medicine
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In brief: Depends
As with most things, the length of the therapy depends on the type, extent and severity of the initial injury.

In brief: Depends
As with most things, the length of the therapy depends on the type, extent and severity of the initial injury.
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Dr. Steven Arbit
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
In brief: It varies
It depends on how severe the stroke is and what is affected.
Someone with more motor involvement or has a communication problem such as a aphasia would need more therapy then someone with mild weakness would.

In brief: It varies
It depends on how severe the stroke is and what is affected.
Someone with more motor involvement or has a communication problem such as a aphasia would need more therapy then someone with mild weakness would.
Dr. Steven Arbit
Dr. Steven Arbit
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