We are looking for an innovative, passionate and professional Administrative Assistant with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills to join our Lincolnshire Stroke Recovery Service team based in Nottingham.
We are looking for a highly motivated, organised and enthusiastic individual to work with the Regional Fundraising team to develop fundraising in the Central Zone area, particularly focusing on fundraising opportunities around Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire and the surrounding areas.
Following a stroke, some patients and their relatives describe dissatisfaction with the information they receive about the patient’s outlook for recovery. The outcome of this study should be an intervention for stroke unit staff, which can help them better address the issue.
After a stroke some people have difficulty swallowing. Food and drink can go down the wrong way into the lungs instead of the stomach. This can cause a serious chest infection. The intended outcome of this project is to find new knowledge to help guide future policy on the reduction of chest infection risk after stroke.
The aim of this study is to develop a fatigue management programme to improve stroke survivors' knowledge of post stroke fatigue (PSF) and to identify ways of managing it.
Early Supported Discharge (ESD) is the discharge of a stroke patient from hospital to their own home, co-ordinated by a team of therapists, nurses and a doctor. A number of ESD services have been set up across England. Do these services offer the same benefits to patients as those identified in clinical trials?
Reducing blood pressure to prevent bleeding complications and improve outcome following clot-busting treatment for ischaemic stroke
This fellowship aims to develop, tailor and target the delivery of a 6-week group intervention that offers educational, psychological and social support for people following TIA and minor stroke.
Does intensive blood pressure and cholesterol lowering prevent loss of cognition after stroke?
This study will explore what ‘confidence’ means to people who have had a stroke, the perceived barriers and what helps stroke survivors to regain confidence.