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12966

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T. L. Stevermuer, "Stroke outcomes in Australia - five years of AROC data", National Health Outcomes Conference. Australian Health Outcomes Collaboration, Wollongong, Australia, (2005).

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Introduction: Many stroke patients, although initially managed in an acute care setting, are admitted to a designated rehabilitation facility. This facility could be a ward in the same acute hospital as their initial treatment, or a ward in a sub-acute hospital. Where the patient receives treatment that meets the AN-SNAP definition of rehabilitation (refer “Definition of Rehabilitation” box) and the facility providing that treatment is a member of the Australasian Rehabilitation Outcomes Centre (AROC), information on their episode of care is reported to the national rehabilitation database held by AROC.

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Australian Health Outcomes Conference

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