This research is testing whether starting ‘active’ rehabilitation in hospital within 24 hours of stroke will lead to better recovery after stroke than traditional methods.
Use of a metronome with variable beats to retrain walking in stroke survivors
Can we identify genetic risk factors that cause disease of small blood vessels in the brain?
Do Naturally Produced Cells in the Brain Contribute to Repairing the Damage Done by Stroke?
An investigation of whether functional strength training can improve the ability of stroke survivors to walk and use their arm and hand at least 1 year after stroke
Development of new magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) techniques to image vessel patterns and blood flow in patients with disease of their vertebral arteries
The aim of the PhD is to investigate the impact of language therapies on the everyday conversations of people with non-fluent aphasia (a specific type of aphasia where speech is broken and sentences are limited or very simplified).
Trial of an electrical stimulation device for recovery of upper limb function in chronic stroke patients
Depression is known to increase the risk of heart disease and some studies have suggested it may also increase the risk of stroke. It is estimated that 33% of stroke survivors suffer depression, although little is known about it.
Trial to investigate the use of stenting in the prevention of stroke after TIA and minor stroke