Foreword by Iain Chalmers.
1. The Stroke Unit Story.
2. How Should We Evaluate Our Interventions?.
3. Assembling Evidence About Stoke Units.
4. Effectiveness of Organised (Stroke Unit) Care.
5. Economics of Stroke Unit Care.
6. Implications for Planning Stroke Services.
7. Implications for Future Research.
Appendix: Descriptions of Stroke Unit Care.
Glossary of Terms.