Université de Fribourg

Poststroke fatigue following minor infarcts

Radman, Narges ; Staub, Fabienne ; Aboulafia-Brakha, Tatiana ; Berney, Alexandre ; Bogousslavsky, Julien ; Annoni, Jean-Marie

In: Neurology, 2012, p. -

Objective: To explore the potential relationship between fatigue following strokes and poststroke mood, cognitive dysfunction, disability, and infarct site and to determine the predictive factors in the development of poststroke fatigue (PSF) following minor infarcts.Methods: Ninety-nine functionally active patients aged less than 70 years with a first, nondisabling stroke (NIH Stroke Scale score...