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EPRC is a leading institute in Europe for comparative research on public policy, with a particular focus on regional development policies. Spanning 30 European countries, EPRC research programmes have a strong emphasis on applied research and knowledge exchange, including the provision of policy advice to EU institutions and national and sub-national government authorities throughout Europe.

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The effect of independent practice of motor tasks by stroke patients: a pilot randomized controlled trial

Pollock, A.S. and Durward, B. and Rowe, P.J. and Paul, J.P. (2002) The effect of independent practice of motor tasks by stroke patients: a pilot randomized controlled trial. Clinical Rehabilitation, 16 (5). pp. 473-480. ISSN 0269-2155

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Abstract

Investigates the effect of independent practice of sitting balance as an addition to standard physiotherapy treatment for patients with stroke. Measures the Proportion of patients achieving 'normal' symmetry of weight distribution during sitting, standing, rising to stand, sitting down, and reaching.