Can training memory and attention on a home computer-task reduce spatial awareness problems after stroke?
The findings of this research could help provide stroke survivors and their relatives with more accurate information about what impacts they can expect over time, and will help doctors and therapists identify which patients with visual neglect will benefit the most from new treatments.
This Lectureship will investigate the link between the tasks used in vision rehabilitation and everyday visual activities.
This guide talks about some common problems that can happen because of this and what you can do about them. It’s aimed at people who have had a stroke.
Goal A of our corporate strategy is to make stroke the priority it needs to be, because it has not received the public and political attention it needs.
Using transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) to enable activation of the damaged part of the brain to be more active in the recovery period after a stroke.
The aim of this research is to systematically assess what keeps stroke survivors using computerised speech and language therapy at home.
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.
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This research aims to find out more about how thinking and mood are affected long-term after stroke, and the impact it has on people’s lives.