University College London
Status
Active

Stroke survivors often have problems with moving their arms and hands after stroke. This project will investigate whether a more intensive physical rehabilitation programme can improve arm and hand movement, which could ultimately lead to changes in treatment guidelines for stroke.

Published
28/07/2020
Brunel University of London (Academic partner)
Status
Active

This research looks to understand if a new technological device, the Neuroplatform, can improve arm and hand movement in stroke survivors at early stages of their recovery. 

Published
28/07/2020
Keele University (Academic partner)
Status
Active

This research can improve a camera-based computer programme so it can be used by health care professionals and stroke survivors to help in physical rehabilitation. 

Published
28/07/2020
University College London (UCL)
Status
Active

Dr Banerjee aims to set up three studies to improve our understanding of how damaging proteins in the brain may increase the risk of stroke. This can lead the way for researchers to find out how we can help more people avoid damage to their brain caused by these proteins. 

Published
27/07/2020
Glasgow Caledonian University
Status
Active

Two-thirds of stroke survivors have problems with their sight after stroke, and around half of these will be left with long term sight problems. This new research programme aims to establish better treatment and support for stroke survivors with vision loss after stroke in the UK.

Published
21/07/2020
University of Liverpool
Status
Active

Immediately after their stroke around 30% of people have a vision problem called hemianopia – loss of vision on one side of the visual field. This leaves them with a ‘blind side’ to their right or left. This project will investigate whether a new treatment can help stroke survivors with hemianopia to manage their vision problems.

Published
21/07/2020
Newcastle University
Status
Active

Dr McClelland will work with paramedics to improve emergency treatment for stroke by finding new ways to support a better response on the scene, and how paramedics’ can communicate with hospitals.

Published
20/07/2020
University of Central Lancashire (Academic partner)
Status
Active

This research can improve a digital assistant, VERA, aiming to support stroke survivors in their physical rehabilitation. 

Published
20/07/2020
City, University of London
Status
Active

Difficulties with language and communication after stroke can be amongst the hardest effects for people affected by stroke to recover from, cope with and adapt to. This project will explore whether more intensive treatment programmes could be helpful for supporting stroke survivors and their families in the UK.

Published
17/07/2020
King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Status
Active

Pre-doctoral Clinical Academic Fellowships are for healthcare professionals in England to develop an application for a doctoral level (e.g. PhD) training Fellowship, and to develop the skills they need to be a competitive applicant for this type of funding.

Published
18/12/2019

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