Post-Stroke Rehabilitation Window of Recovery
There’s a window for recovery after the stroke of 3 to 6 months for recovery. This is the time that physiatrists need to take advantage of therapy or rehab programs.
Dr. Lucinda Adriana Arenas, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Physician with Baptist Health South Florida affirms 50 % of recovery can take place in this months.
The expert also explains after one year treatment, patients can reach a phase which is called “Plateau”, where patients can see improvements.