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Stroke Research and Treatment
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 798258, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/798258
Research Article

Five Years of Acute Stroke Unit Care: Comparing ASU and Non-ASU Admissions and Allied Health Involvement

1School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, Level 4 Hunter Medical Research Institute, 1 Kookaburra Circuit, New Lambton Heights, NSW 2305, Australia
2Neurology Department, John Hunter Hospital, Hunter New England Health, Locked Bag 1, Hunter Region Mail Centre, NSW 2301, Australia
3Discipline of Occupational Therapy, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health, University Drive, University of Newcastle, Callaghan NSW 2308, Australia
4Discipline of Physiotherapy, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health, University Drive, Callaghan, NSW2308, Australia
5School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, Hunter New England Local Health District, Callaghan NSW 2308, Australia

Received 25 November 2013; Revised 23 January 2014; Accepted 23 January 2014; Published 3 March 2014

Academic Editor: Graeme Hankey

Copyright © 2014 Isobel J. Hubbard et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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