Mental practice with physical practice is more effective than physical practice alone, thereby providing evidence that it is a better strategy to include mental practice in combination with physical practice in stroke minutes mental practice followed by 30 minutes physical practice and control group performed 30 minutes physical practice. Stroke or Brain attack is the sudden loss of neurological function caused by an interruption of the blood flow to the brain. The term Cerebrovascular accident is used interchangeably with stroke to refer to the vascular conditions of the brain. most cases of cerebral infarction, cerebral haemorrhage and subarachnoid haemorrhage but deliberately excluded are those cases in which recovery occurs within 24 hours. Stroke is third leading cause of death and the most common cause of disability among adults worldwide.
High-impact journals are those considered to be highly influential in their respective fields. The impact factor of journal provides quantitative assessment tool for grading, evaluating, sorting and comparing journals of similar kind. It reflects the average number of citations to recent articles published in science and social science journals in a particular year or period, and is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. It is first devised by Eugene Garfield, the founder of the Institute for Scientific Information.The impact factor of a journal is evaluated by dividing the number of current year citations to the source items published in that journal during the previous two years.
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