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Promoting psychosocial well-being following stroke: study protocol for a randomized, controlled trial
(Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2018-04-03)
<p><i>Background</i>: Stroke is a major public health threat globally. Psychosocial well-being may be affected following stroke. Depressive symptoms, anxiety, general psychological distress and social isolation are prevalent. Approximately one third report depressive symptoms and 20% report anxiety during the first months or years after the stroke. Psychosocial difficulties may impact significantly ...
Finding the way forward : the lived experience of people with stroke after participation in a complex psychosocial intervention
(Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2019-03-12)
Stroke patients’ well-being is threatened after stroke. A psychosocial intervention was developed for Norwegian stroke patients living in the community. Eight individual sessions between people with stroke and a trained health care professional were conducted 1 to 6 months post-stroke with one group of participants and 6 to 12 months post-stroke with another group. Subsequently, 19 of these stroke ...