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Published date: Monday 1 December 2014

Last year, the researchers behind the CLOTS 3 trial showed that intermittent pneumatic compression (IPC) sleeves reduced the risk of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and improved survival in immobile patients with stroke.

Published date: Friday 28 November 2014

One in five stroke survivors are left with partial or total loss of vision to one side following a stroke.  The condition is called hemianopia, and can severely affect a stroke survivor's quality of life.

Published date: Friday 21 November 2014

Nurses are the largest group of health professionals working with stroke survivors. However, there is little evidence describing their specific role in stroke rehabilitation.

Published date: Monday 3 November 2014
One of our Postdoctoral Fellows, Dr Anna Kuppuswamy, has published a paper today in the journal Brain. Her research looks at what is happening in the brains of people who experience fatigue because of a stroke.
Published date: Thursday 23 October 2014

The Stroke Association funded Dr Finbar O'Callaghan to investigate current delays in diagnosing childhood stroke, with the findings published today in the Journal of Neurology,

Published date: Friday 26 September 2014

We are delighted to announce that we are now launching our Priority Programme Awards in two areas: haemorrhagic stroke, and the psychological consequences of stroke.

Published date: Wednesday 10 September 2014

The Stroke Association held this workshop to set the priorities for research into the psychological consequences of stroke in the UK.

Published date: Monday 8 September 2014

Dr Holly Robson is one of our Postdoctoral Research Fellows and has recently published a research paper in the Journal Cortex, which will appear in the October 2014 issue.

Published date: Friday 29 August 2014

The Stroke Association held this workshop to set the priorities for haemorrhagic stroke research in the UK.

Published date: Thursday 7 August 2014

Thousands of lives a year could be changed thanks to a pilot research study by Imperial College which involves injecting a patient's stem cells into their brain.