Resource type: Information leaflet

Publication type: Stroke information

Vascular dementia is a common type of dementia that can be linked to stroke.

This guide explains what vascular dementia is, the possible causes, and what you can do if you are diagnosed with it. It’s aimed at people who have had a stroke or who think they may have vascular dementia, but there is information for family and friends as well.

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Document date

Publication date
August 2021
Next review due
April 2023