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Published date: Tuesday 17 April 2018

Published in the JNNP (Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry), new research suggests that a computer technique could help predict how well stroke survivors respond to language therapies for aphasia.

Published date: Friday 6 April 2018

Dr Paul Kasher is Stroke Association HRH The Princess Margaret Lecturer at the University of Manchester. We’re delighted to say that Dr Kasher has been granted a Springboard award by the Academy of Medical Sciences to support his research.

Published date: Thursday 29 March 2018

Published in the journal Stroke, a new study suggests that a drug commonly used to treat rheumatoid arthritis may help reduce harmful inflammation in the brain after stroke. The study was funded by the Stroke Association.

Published date: Tuesday 6 March 2018

Published in the journal, BMJ Open, a new study sheds light on whether a community-based rehabilitation training programme could help stroke survivors regain their independence after stroke.

Published date: Tuesday 6 March 2018

TENSION is a new international study funded by the EU, and hoping to extend the benefits of mechanical thrombectomy to more stroke patients.

Published date: Wednesday 28 February 2018

Ar ddydd Gwener 22 Chwefror, pleidleisiodd Cyngor Bwrdeistref Sirol Caerffili i ddigomisiynu cyllid ar gyfer gwasanaeth adferiad strôc yr ardal. Mae’r Gymdeithas Strôc, sydd yn rhedeg y gwasanaeth, wedi datgan siom ar y penderfyniad hwn.

Published date: Wednesday 28 February 2018

This year’s Winter School was attended by 21 trainees from across 11 countries. They took part in a jam-packed programme delivered by a wide range of experts in the field of stroke research, publication and communication.

Published date: Thursday 15 February 2018


Caerphilly County Borough Council yesterday decided not to continue funding the area’s stroke recovery service. The Stroke Association, which runs the service, has expressed disappointment at the decision. 

Published date: Wednesday 31 January 2018

The International Stroke Conference (ISC) 2018 took place in Los Angeles (24-26 January).

The ISC is the world's largest meeting dedicated to the science and treatment of stroke and its effects. Check out some of the highlights from 2018.

Published date: Wednesday 31 January 2018

PRESTIGE-AF is a new multi-million Euro initiative funded by the European Commission has been set up to help prevent stroke in patients with existing conditions.